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  •  - Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is welcomed at Havana's airport by his Cuban counterpart Raul Castro

    Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is welcomed at Havana's airport by his Cuban counterpart Raul Castro

    Posted: 4/8/2012 2:44:03 PM EST
    Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is welcomed at Havana's airport by his Cuban counterpart Raul Castro April 8, 2012. Chavez hiked Venezuela's minimum wage by almost a third on Saturday as the ailing socialist leader aimed to solidify his political base among the poor and win re-election in October. Chavez is flying back and forth for cancer treatment in Cuba, fueling doubts about his future. REUTERS/Handout/Miraflores Palace (CUBA - Tags: POLITICS) FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. IT IS DISTRIBUTED, EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS
  •  - Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is welcomed at Havana's airport by his Cuban counterpart Raul Castro

    Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is welcomed at Havana's airport by his Cuban counterpart Raul Castro

    Posted: 4/8/2012 2:40:30 PM EST
    Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is welcomed at Havana's airport by his Cuban counterpart Raul Castro April 8, 2012. Chavez hiked Venezuela's minimum wage by almost a third on Saturday as the ailing socialist leader aimed to solidify his political base among the poor and win re-election in October. Chavez is flying back and forth for cancer treatment in Cuba, fueling doubts about his future. REUTERS/Handout/Miraflores Palace (CUBA - Tags: POLITICS) FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. IT IS DISTRIBUTED, EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS
  •  - Women shout slogans during a rally staged by the workers of Hellenic Halyvourgia in Athens

    Women shout slogans during a rally staged by the workers of Hellenic Halyvourgia in Athens

    Posted: 3/11/2012 5:04:23 AM EST
    Women shout slogans during a rally staged by the workers of Hellenic Halyvourgia, a private-owned steel plant which makes steel products for the construction industry and employs hundreds, in Athens March 8, 2012. Greek steel workers who have been on strike for months over job losses at their factory now protest over new minimum wage cuts and are also joined by the Greek Women Federation. REUTERS/Yiorgos Karahalis
  •  - Women shout slogans during a rally staged by the workers of Hellenic Halyvourgia in Athens

    Women shout slogans during a rally staged by the workers of Hellenic Halyvourgia in Athens

    Posted: 3/11/2012 5:03:49 AM EST
    Women shout slogans during a rally staged by the workers of Hellenic Halyvourgia, a private-owned steel plant which makes steel products for the construction industry and employs hundreds, in Athens March 8, 2012. Greek steel workers who have been on strike for months over job losses at their factory now protest over new minimum wage cuts and are also joined by the Greek Women Federation. REUTERS/Yiorgos Karahalis
  •  - Workers of Hellenic Halyvourgia take part in a rally in Athens

    Workers of Hellenic Halyvourgia take part in a rally in Athens

    Posted: 3/8/2012 8:24:20 AM EST
    Workers of Hellenic Halyvourgia, a private-owned steel plant which makes steel products for the construction industry and employs hundreds, take part in a rally in Athens March 8, 2012. Greek steel workers who have been on strike for months over job losses at their factory now protest over new minimum wage cuts. REUTERS/Yiorgos Karahalis (GREECE - Tags: BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)
  •  - Women shout slogans during a rally staged by the workers of Hellenic Halyvourgia in Athens

    Women shout slogans during a rally staged by the workers of Hellenic Halyvourgia in Athens

    Posted: 3/8/2012 8:22:18 AM EST
    Women shout slogans during a rally staged by the workers of Hellenic Halyvourgia, a private-owned steel plant which makes steel products for the construction industry and employs hundreds, in Athens March 8, 2012. Greek steel workers who have been on strike for months over job losses at their factory now protest over new minimum wage cuts and are also joined by the Greek Women Federation. REUTERS/Yiorgos Karahalis (GREECE - Tags: BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)
  •  - Women shout slogans during a rally staged by the workers of Hellenic Halyvourgia in Athens

    Women shout slogans during a rally staged by the workers of Hellenic Halyvourgia in Athens

    Posted: 3/8/2012 8:20:54 AM EST
    Women shout slogans during a rally staged by the workers of Hellenic Halyvourgia, a private-owned steel plant which makes steel products for the construction industry and employs hundreds, in Athens March 8, 2012. Greek steel workers who have been on strike for months over job losses at their factory now protest over new minimum wage cuts and are also joined by the Greek Women Federation. REUTERS/Yiorgos Karahalis (GREECE - Tags: BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)
  •  - A student passes a French lyceum building in Tallinn

    A student passes a French lyceum building in Tallinn

    Posted: 3/7/2012 7:49:48 AM EST
    A student passes a French lyceum building in Tallinn March 7, 2012. About 16,000 Estonian teachers on a three-day strike demanding minimum wage increase, local media reported. The sign reads, "Strike!" REUTERS/Ints Kalnins (ESTONIA - Tags: CIVIL UNREST EDUCATION BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)
  •  - Informatics teacher Jevgeni Mihhailov inspects computers in an empty classroom in a French lyceum in Tallinn

    Informatics teacher Jevgeni Mihhailov inspects computers in an empty classroom in a French lyceum in Tallinn

    Posted: 3/7/2012 7:48:27 AM EST
    Informatics teacher Jevgeni Mihhailov inspects computers in an empty classroom in a French lyceum in Tallinn March 7, 2012. About 16,000 Estonian teachers went on a three-day strike demanding a minimum wage increase, local media reported. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins (ESTONIA - Tags: CIVIL UNREST EDUCATION BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)
  •  - Estonia's national flag is waved in front of the Freedoms monument before teachers protest in Tallinn

    Estonia's national flag is waved in front of the Freedoms monument before teachers protest in Tallinn

    Posted: 3/7/2012 7:44:47 AM EST
    Estonia's national flag is waved in front of the War of Independence Victory Column before teachers protest in Tallinn March 7, 2012. About 16,000 Estonian teachers went on a three-day strike demanding a minimum wage increase, local media reported. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins (ESTONIA - Tags: CIVIL UNREST EDUCATION BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)
  •  - Teachers react during the protest in Tallinn

    Teachers react during the protest in Tallinn

    Posted: 3/7/2012 7:39:50 AM EST
    Teachers react during the protest in Tallinn March 7, 2012. About 16,000 Estonian teachers went on a three-day strike demanding a minimum wage increase, local media reported. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins (ESTONIA - Tags: CIVIL UNREST EDUCATION BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)
  •  - Teachers attend a protest in Tallinn

    Teachers attend a protest in Tallinn

    Posted: 3/7/2012 7:37:59 AM EST
    Teachers attend a protest in Tallinn March 7, 2012. About 16,000 Estonian teachers went on a three-day strike demanding a minimum wage increase, local media reported. A banner (middle R) reads, "The average wage for an Estonian teacher is 640 euros ($841), for Greek teachers it is 1900 euros ($2,497)." REUTERS/Ints Kalnins (ESTONIA - Tags: CIVIL UNREST EDUCATION BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)
  •  - Teachers attend a protest in Tallinn

    Teachers attend a protest in Tallinn

    Posted: 3/7/2012 7:33:54 AM EST
    Teachers attend a protest in Tallinn March 7, 2012. About 16,000 Estonian teachers went on a three-day strike demanding a minimum wage increase, local media reported. The banners read, "Educated people are the future of Estonia" (top C), "Value a teacher's job" (top R), "Equal salaries for special schools in the cities and the countryside" (bottom R) and "We need increased wages" (bottom C). REUTERS/Ints Kalnins (ESTONIA - Tags: CIVIL UNREST EDUCATION BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)
  •  - Teachers applaud a speech made during the protest in Tallinn

    Teachers applaud a speech made during the protest in Tallinn

    Posted: 3/7/2012 7:23:58 AM EST
    Teachers applaud a speech made during the protest in Tallinn March 7, 2012. About 16,000 Estonian teachers went on a three-day strike demanding a minimum wage increase, local media reported. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins (ESTONIA - Tags: CIVIL UNREST EDUCATION BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)
  •  - Teachers attend a protest in Tallinn

    Teachers attend a protest in Tallinn

    Posted: 3/7/2012 7:16:37 AM EST
    Teachers attend a protest in Tallinn March 7, 2012. About 16,000 Estonian teachers went on a three-day strike demanding a minimum wage increase, local media reported. The sign reads, "The average wage for an Estonian teacher is 640 euros ($841), for Greek teachers it is 1900 euros ($2,497)." REUTERS/Ints Kalnins (ESTONIA - Tags: CIVIL UNREST EDUCATION BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)
  •  - A cleaner works in an empty classroom in a French lyceum in Tallinn

    A cleaner works in an empty classroom in a French lyceum in Tallinn

    Posted: 3/7/2012 7:02:26 AM EST
    A cleaner works in an empty classroom in a French lyceum in Tallinn March 7, 2012. About 16,000 Estonian teachers went on a three-day strike to demand a minimum wage increase, local media reported. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins (ESTONIA - Tags: CIVIL UNREST EDUCATION BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)
  •  - A woman leaves a French lyceum building in Tallinn

    A woman leaves a French lyceum building in Tallinn

    Posted: 3/7/2012 7:02:00 AM EST
    A woman leaves a French lyceum building in Tallinn March 7, 2012. About 16,000 Estonian teachers went on a three-day strike to demand a minimum wage increase, local media reported. The sign reads, "Strike!" REUTERS/Ints Kalnins (ESTONIA - Tags: CIVIL UNREST EDUCATION BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)
  •  - Protesters shout slogans during an anti-austerity rally outside the EU offices in Athens

    Protesters shout slogans during an anti-austerity rally outside the EU offices in Athens

    Posted: 2/29/2012 9:31:18 AM EST
    Protesters shout slogans during an anti-austerity rally outside the EU offices in Athens February 29, 2012. Greece approved bitter new austerity measures on Tuesday, slashing the minimum wage and chopping pensions as Athens began implementing measures demanded by international lenders in return for a 130 billion euro rescue package. REUTERS/John Kolesidis (GREECE - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS CIVIL UNREST)
  •  - Protester stands behind a mock boat with a portrait of German Chancellor Merkel on the bow during an anti-austerity rally outside the EU offices in Athens

    Protester stands behind a mock boat with a portrait of German Chancellor Merkel on the bow during an anti-austerity rally outside the EU offices in Athens

    Posted: 2/29/2012 9:28:32 AM EST
    A protester stands behind a mock boat with a portrait of German Chancellor Angela Merkel on the bow during an anti-austerity rally outside the EU offices in Athens February 29, 2012. Greece approved bitter new austerity measures on Tuesday, slashing the minimum wage and chopping pensions as Athens began implementing measures demanded by international lenders in return for a 130 billion euro rescue package. REUTERS/John Kolesidis (GREECE - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS CIVIL UNREST TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
  •  - Protester stands behind a mock boat with a portrait of German Chancellor Merkel on the bow during an anti-austerity rally outside the EU offices in Athens

    Protester stands behind a mock boat with a portrait of German Chancellor Merkel on the bow during an anti-austerity rally outside the EU offices in Athens

    Posted: 2/29/2012 9:26:18 AM EST
    A protester stands behind a mock boat with a portrait of German Chancellor Angela Merkel on the bow during an anti-austerity rally outside the EU offices in Athens February 29, 2012. Greece approved bitter new austerity measures on Tuesday, slashing the minimum wage and chopping pensions as Athens began implementing measures demanded by international lenders in return for a 130 billion euro rescue package. REUTERS/John Kolesidis (GREECE - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS CIVIL UNREST)