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Greek Journalists On Strike

AP | Posted 01.26.2015 | Media

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek journalists are on a 24-hour strike, pulling all newscasts off the air a day before a nationwide general strike against ...

Greek General Strike Over State TV Closure

AP | DEREK GATOPOULOS | Posted 08.13.2013 | World

ATHENS, Greece -- Unions in Greece are holding a general strike Thursday in protest of the closure of state-run TV and radio which has divided the fra...

Greeks Strike Against Austerity, Throw Petrol Bombs As Police Fire Teargas

Reuters | Posted 04.11.2012 | Business

* Greek anger responds to European lenders' mistrust * Police fire teargas as protesters throw petrol bombs * Far-right ...

Greek Workers Plan General Strike To Protest Austerity Budget

AP | ELENA BECATOROS | Posted 01.22.2012 | Business

ATHENS, Greece — Greek unions will kick off the month of December with a 24-hour general strike – the first major walkout since the appoin...

Greek Debt Crisis

AP | ELENA BECATOROS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

ATHENS, Greece — Prime Minister George Papandreou called on Greeks to brace for more painful spending cuts to deal with an unprecedented financi...

Greek Nationwide Strike Protests Economic Injustice

wsj.com | Jeff Muskus | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ATHENS--Greek police clashed with youths in central Athens Wednesday as tens of thousands of people took to the streets in protest at the Socialist go...

Greek Unions Strike Against Austerity Plan

AP | ELENA BECATOROS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ATHENS, Greece — A strike by civil servants shut schools and grounded flights across Greece on Wednesday, as unions challenged cutbacks aimed at...