Greeks fight austerity measures: general strike

5th May 2010, Comments 0 comments

A general strike Wednesday 5 May has pulled Greece to a standstill as Greeks resist austerity measures announced by the government. Planes, trains and ferries went on strike for 24 hours at midnight, following the lead of the public sector, which began a 48-hour strike Tuesday, crippling the economy. Links to other sites: BBC, Euronews

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