Associated Press
Protesters have build a wall around the Frankfurt stock exchange with  sandbags to demonstrate against speculations in Frankfurt, central Germany, Sunday June 17, 2012. Poster in center reads: Transaction Tax  Now.   Activists calling for a tax on financial transactions have erected a wall of sandbags outside the Frankfurt stock exchange. The anti-globalization group Attac said that about 200 people participated in Sunday’s action. Carrying placards with slogans such as “Stem Speculation” and “Financial transaction tax now,” they built the wall of sandbags around the statues of a bull and a bear symbols of optimistic and pessimistic markets  that stand in front of the exchange building.  Flags from left: teh German flag, the flag of Hesse State and the flag with the logo og teh Chamber of Commerce.  (AP Photo/dapd/Mario Vedder)

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