Greek police fired teargas at protesters in the capital Athens on Thursday after thousands of people hit the streets to protest against a bundle of austerity measures as the country’s new government struggles to reign in its crippling debt crisis.
REUTERS - Greek riot police fired tear gas against hooded protesters during an anti-austerity march on Thursday, one day after a national unity government took office charged with imposing painful tax rises and spending cuts to avert bankruptcy.
EUROZONE DEBT CRISIS
- Between Acropolis and a hard place: Greece drafts reform plan
- Greece formally requests loan extension
- To bridge or to extend? Greece's debt dilemma deepens
- Greek-EU debt talks break down without agreement
- Juncker: EU is 'far away from a deal' with Greece
- Greece to present new debt plan to European partners
- Greek and German finance ministers fail to find common ground
- ECB restricts Greek banks’ access to cash
- ECB 'put gun on table' with Greek bank move
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Date created : 2011-11-17