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40 injured in cuts demonstration

MADRID: Forty-five people have been arrested in Spain during disturbances following a demonstration by tens of thousands of people against spending cuts and allegations of government corruption.

Some 40 people were hurt, including 12 police, though none seriously, officials said yesterday.

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