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Too many protests on Spanish streets?

The Spanish government's programme of austerity is controversial - it has led to hundreds, or maybe even thousands of demonstrations.

But now the protests themselves have become the focus of some debate.

How much force should the police use? And is it possible that there are just too many protests on the streets of the Spanish capital.

Tom Burridge reports.

  • 09 Oct 2012