austerity

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    Greek Protesters Angry At Tsipras’ Decision To Invoke Austerity Set Athens On Fire

    Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has angered many in his anti-austerity party and left wing supporters by throwing his weight behind the bills, which he and eurozone counterparts agreed to on Monday in order to unlock a new rescue to debt-laden Greece worth up to €86 billion....
  • Greece Teeters On The Edge…Will It Fall?

    ATHENS, Greece – Squeezed between worried creditors and an angry public, Greece's beleaguered prime minister tried to tamp down an escalating revolt within his own Socialist party Thursday over new austerity measures. Two prominent Socialist lawmakers resigned hours before Prime Minister George Papandreou was to reschuffle his Cabinet, a...