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PBS NewsHour | Rioting, General Strike Leave Greece in Standstill Ahead of Austerity Vote | PBS

Duration: 03:14
Program: PBS NewsHour #10059
Broadcast Date: Jun. 28, 2011

The streets of Athens, Greece, were filled with fighting Tuesday over prospects of more spending cuts and tax increases. The violence marred a general strike as the Parliament considers new austerity measures intended to fend off a national default. Independent Television News' Jonathan Rugman reports.

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Post Date: June 30, 2011