Italians protest education cuts

Students storm historic sites and disrupt roads as they rally against spending cuts.

    Students across Italy have been protesting against planned cuts to the education system.

    Thousands stormed historic sites and disrupted roads and railways on Thursday as they rallied against reforms proposed by the government of Silvio Berlusconi, the prime minister.

    Al Jazeera's Charlie Angela reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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