Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Photoessay of Greek Riots, Destruction

Greek MPs last night voted in favour of a controversial austerity bill as rioters again took to the streets and set buildings alight.

The punishing cuts to wages and pensions are fiercely stoking tensions in the near-bankrupt country.

Yet if the bill was not passed, Greece would have been denied a £110billion EU bailout package and finally run out of money. Read More