Thousands of people march in Madrid to protest plans to privatize public health services (38 images)

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Created: 16 Dec 2012     
The marches, described as a "white tide" because of the color of the medical scrubs many were wearing, finally met mid-afternoon in Puerta del Sol. On Monday, the region's health councilor will meet with a committee responsible for coordinating professional services and union representatives to try and agree how to achieve (EURO) 533 million ($697 million) in savings.

Thousands of health care workers held a rally in Madrid on Sunday to protest against budget cuts.more »