Social unease builds in Italy as crisis takes toll

Social unease builds in Italy as crisis takes toll

Thousands of protesters including the Forconi (Pitchforks) movement rallied against austerity in Rome on Wednesday in protests seen as a sign of sweeping social unease in a country ravaged by economic crisis.

Thousands rally at Rome anti-austerity protest

Thousands rally at Rome anti-austerity protest

Rome tightens security ahead of protests

Rome tightens security ahead of protests