Spanish Prime Minister and PP leader Mariano Rajoy speaks during a... News PhotoGovernment,Horizontal,Leadership,Madrid,Mariano Rajoy Brey,Moncloa Palace,Politics,Press Conference,Prime Minister,Spain,TalkingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPSpanish Prime Minister and PP (Popular Party) leader Mariano Rajoy speaks during a press conference at the Moncloa Palace in Madrid on December 28, 2012. Rajoy warned today of a 'very tough' year ahead for the recession-struck economy but said he hoped for an improvement in the second half of 2013. AFP PHOTO/ JAVIER SORIANO (Photo credit should read JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images)