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Greece Austerity Protests

Greece's Public Sector Shuts Down For 2-Day Strike As Thousands Of Civil Servants Protest Austerity Cuts

AP | ELENA BECATOROS | Posted 09.18.2013 | World

ATHENS, Greece -- Thousands of civil servants marched through the Greek capital and the second largest city of Thessaloniki on Wednesday, as a two-day...

Greek Doctors Join Anti-Austerity Strike

AP | Posted 11.17.2013 | World

ATHENS, Greece — Greek hospital doctors have embarked on a three-day strike, joining high school teachers who walked off the job a day earlier i...

Greek Unions Call 24-Hour Strike

AP | DEREK GATOPOULOS | Posted 07.13.2013 | World

ATHENS, Greece — The Greek government said Monday it will use emergency powers to prevent protesting teachers from disrupting university entranc...

LOOK: The Best Photos Of The Day

The Huffington Post | Posted 02.20.2013 | World

In the last 24 hours, plenty has happened around the world. Demonstrators wearing Guy Fawkes masks took part in a march during a 24-hour general st...

Greek Protests Turn Violent

Reuters | Posted 01.07.2013 | World

Watch LIVE footage from the protests here. By Renee Maltezou and Lefteris Papadimas ATHENS, Nov 7 (Reuters) - Greek ...

Greece Needs To Keep Slashing Its Budget

Reuters | Posted 05.13.2012 | Business

By Jan Strupczewski BRUSSELS, March 13 (Reuters) - Greece will have to slash a further 5.5 percent of GDP in government spending in 2...

DRAMATIC PHOTOS: Greece Protests Turn Violent

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 08.28.2011 | World

Police and protesters clashed in Athens Tuesday, as police hurled tear gas into crowds of hooded youths protesting the austerity measures that lenders...

Raging Greeks Stage Biggest Anti-Austerity Protest

Posted 08.05.2011 | Business

By George Georgiopoulos ATHENS, June 5 (Reuters) - Tens of thousands Greeks rallied in central Athens on Sunday to denounce politicians, banker...