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Harsh cuts ahead as Portugal accepts inevitable bail-out

Published on 13/04/2011

Rescue deal for cash-strapped country raises fresh fears of the demise of the eurozone By Trevor Royle, Diplomatic Editor 10 Apr 2011 WITH the inevitability of a house of cards collapsing in a slight breeze, Portugal has become the third country in the Eurozone to apply for a bail-out from the European Union and the International Monetary Fund .