Iberia employees stage a sit-in protest as they shout slogans in Terminal 4 of Barajas airport during an Iberia strike in Madrid

 
Iberia employees stage a sit-in protest as they shout slogans in Terminal 4 of Barajas airport during an Iberia strike in Madrid
Iberia employees stage a sit-in protest as they shout slogans in Terminal 4 of Barajas airport during an Iberia strike, the second of three five-day stoppages planned for February and March, in Madrid, March 4, 2013. Workers at Iberia were set to protest at Madrid's Barajas airport at midday on Monday as part of a strike over job and pay cuts at the loss-making airline that will ground nearly 1,300 flights this week. Iberia is part of International Airlines Group, which also includes British Airways and which last week pledged to press ahead with plans to slash 3,800 jobs at the struggling Spanish airline, or 19 percent of the total, despite union opposition (SPAIN - Tags: BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT CIVIL UNREST TRANSPORT POLITICS)