Thousands attend labour protests in Belgium (5)

Al Jazeera 2014.04.05 00:29
Minor clashes with riot police reported, as at least 25,000 protest new EU austerity measures and 'social dumping'. Belgian police used water cannons and pepper spray on the protesters [Reuters] Thousands in Belgium have taken part in a peaceful protest, called for by the European Trade Union Confederation and organised by labour unions, to oppose austerity measures implemented across the 28-country European Union.
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