Friday, December 19, 2014   

Greece strikes cause chaos
(04-10 18:27)

The announcement by Greece on the return to the debt markets came on the same day as protesters launched the first anti-austerity strike this year.
There were five general strikes the previous year.
Protesters shut ferry services to the country's islands, disrupted air travel and closed pharmacies and government offices.—AFP

   
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