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
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- EU crisis talks end with Greek reform pledge
- Greece will make debt repayments this month, says Varoufakis
- ‘Grexit’ advocates are anti-European, says Greece’s Varoufakis
- Greece warns referendum may be called on reforms
- 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
Date created : 2011-11-17