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Jul 01, 2017
Thousands of protesters march through London; decry austerity, demand Theresa May's resignationThousands of people marched through London on Saturday to protest austerity measures and to demand Prime Minister Theresa May's government resign after its disastrous showing in last month's election
Nov 26, 2015
As anti-austerity coalition takes power in Lisbon, is Portugal about to go down the same road as Greece?An anti-austerity alliance including radical leftist parties takes power in Portugal. A shaky economy and huge debts menace the national economy. The rest of Europe watches with a wary eye.
Jul 16, 2015
Tsipra's hands are tied: Greece votes to approve austerity billGreek lawmakers voted overwhelmingly early on Thursday to approve a harsh austerity bill demanded by bailout creditors, despite significant dissent from members of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' own left-wing party.
Jul 16, 2015
Austerity and Unrest: Greek protesters hurl petrol bombs at policeAnti-austerity protesters hurled petrol bombs at police in front of Greece's parliament on Wednesday as lawmakers began debating deeply unpopular reforms needed to unlock a new eurozone bailout.
Jul 15, 2015
Greece govt suffers defections as austerity vote loomsPrime Minister Alexis Tsipras faced a rising wave of hostility from members of his own party on Wednesday ahead of a parliament vote on an austerity bill that condemns the country to years of spending cuts but is required to get a new bailout package.
Jul 13, 2015
Greece crisis: Euro leaders continue marathon meetings, no concrete plan yetArray
Jul 06, 2015
No basis for talks on a new bailout package with Greece: GermanyGermany maintained a hard line today after Greece rejected creditors' austerity demands in a referendum, with Berlin saying there was currently "no basis" for talks on a new bailout package or debt relief.
Jul 02, 2015
Greece govt says it may resign if public votes 'yes' on bailout referendumGreece's radical left government said on Thursday it may resign if it fails to win a referendum that could decide the country's financial future.
Jul 01, 2015
One day later in Greece: The more things change, the more they remain sameGreece has defaulted on the payment of 1.6 billion euros that it had to make to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) by the end of the day yesterday (i.e. June 30, 2015) This is the first instance of a developed country defaulting on a payment that it owed to the IMF.
Jan 26, 2015
Greece: After winning elections, radical politician Alexis Tsipras vows to end humiliation and painA radical left-wing party vowing to end Greece's painful austerity program won a historic victory in Sunday's parliamentary elections.