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  1. News - World - GREECE

    Car bomb explodes outside Greek central bank building

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 07:15pm by Reuters

    ... had their incomes slashed by almost a third since 2010 and strikes against austerity are frequent. Attacks against banks, government buildings, politicians, journalists and businesspeople ...

  2. News - World - GREECE

    Greeks on strike as politicians finalise cuts

    Posted Sep 26th 2012, 12:30pm by Associated Press in Athens

    ... Associated Press in Athens Tens of thousands of Greeks marched through central Athens on Wednesday in the first general strike since the country’s coalition government was formed in June, ... and car mechanics joined the demonstration of about 50,000 people in a strike seen as a test of public tolerance for more hardship after two years of harsh spending cuts and tax hikes. Thousands ...

  3. News - World - GREECE

    Greek protest turns violent during general strike

    Posted Sep 26th 2012, 08:50pm by Associated Press in Athens

    ... strike in Greece turned violent. Riot police used tear gas and pepper spray against several hundred demonstrators after the violence broke out near the country’s parliament. Protesters also set ... in central Athens on Wednesday, held during a general strike against new austerity measures planned in the crisis-hit country. The action, the first large-scale walk-out since the country’s coalition ...

  4. News - World - GREECE

    Greeks rage at closure of state broadcaster ERT

    Posted Jun 13th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... relaunch as a slimmed-down station. Labour unions called a 24-hour national strike for today and journalists went on an open-ended strike, forcing a news blackout on privately owned television and newspapers. "The strike will only end when the government takes back this coup d'etat which gags information," the ESIEA union said. Some ERT journalists occupied the broadcaster's ...

  5. News - World - GREECE

    Two arrested in Greece over attack on Bangladeshi migrant labourers

    Posted Apr 18th 2013, 09:00pm by AFP

    ... the focal point of a rare strike by hundreds of migrant workers against near-slavery conditions on the fields. The treatment of migrants in Greece has long been criticised by domestic ...

  6. News - World - GREECE

    Police fire teargas at Greek anti-austerity protest

    Posted Oct 18th 2012, 03:42pm by Reuters in Athens

    ... Reuters in Athens Greek police fired teargas to disperse anti-austerity protesters hurling stones and petrol bombs on the day of a general strike that brought much of the near-bankrupt country to a standstill. It was the second time in three weeks that Greek workers had walked off the job, with Thursday’s strike aimed at showing EU leaders meeting in Brussels that new wage ...

  7. News - World - GREECE

    Greek ruling party's offices shot; 'extremist' link seen

    Posted Jan 15th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Athens Greek PM's office hit by bullet in party HQ attack Shots were fired early yesterday at the headquarters of the main Greek ruling party New Democracy in Athens, with one bullet striking the prime minister's office. Suspicion fell on extremist groups. Two assailants drove up in front of the offices located on a busy Athens highway at around ...

  8. News - World - GREECE

    Greece, lenders seek to bridge differences on cuts plan

    Posted Sep 10th 2012, 06:12pm by Reuters in Athens

    ... servants – expected to be particularly hurt by the cuts – are reading strikes and demonstrations to signal their opposition. In the first major protest, about 15,000 trade unionists and leftists ...



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