Morning Brief: Anarchy in Greece
Top Story As expected, the funeral of the teenager shot by police last week provoked a fourth day of rioting throughout Greece yesterday. Compounding the chaos, labor unions are also holding a general strike today in protest of the government’s economic policies. “The country has come to a standstill,” said one union spokesman. Indeed, nearly ...
As expected, the funeral of the teenager shot by police last week provoked a fourth day of rioting throughout Greece yesterday. Compounding the chaos, labor unions are also holding a general strike today in protest of the government’s economic policies.
“The country has come to a standstill,” said one union spokesman. Indeed, nearly all businesses and schools have been shut down and domestic and international flights have been grounded.
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