Spain's Finance Minister Luis de Guindos smiles during a joint news conference with he European Commissioner for Monetary Affairs Olli Rehn, unseen in Madrid Monday Jan. 28, 2013. Battl

 

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Spain's Finance Minister Luis de Guindos smiles during a joint news conference with he European Commissioner for Monetary Affairs Olli Rehn, unseen in Madrid Monday Jan. 28, 2013. Battling to reduce a swollen deficit and avoid a bailout, the year-old conservative government has brought major financial and labor reforms and applied severe cutbacks in wages and spending but so far the economy has shown few signs of recovery. (AP Photo/Paul White)