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Economic Crisis Hits Spain's Youthi
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Al Pessin
October 26, 2012
With Spain's economic downturn entering its fifth year, the country's young people find themselves bearing a disproportionate share of the burden. Overall unemployment is 25 percent, unemployment among Spaniards under 30 years of age is 50 percent. VOA's Al Pessin spoke to some of Spain's young people during a visit to Madrid.

Economic Crisis Hits Spain's Youth

Al Pessin

Published October 26, 2012

With Spain's economic downturn entering its fifth year, the country's young people find themselves bearing a disproportionate share of the burden. Overall unemployment is 25 percent, unemployment among Spaniards under 30 years of age is 50 percent. VOA's Al Pessin spoke to some of Spain's young people during a visit to Madrid.


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