Categories

Come on in! Join Pinterest today...it only takes like a second or so.

More like this: soup kitchen, greece and athens.
Visit Site

Troubled Greece: fears of 'first domino' to fall as austerity is counted a…

by Larry Elliott
the Guardian
Greek's leftist party Syriza says recovery depends on a renegotiated bail-out and access to European structural funds
Read this on the Guardian
Kt Martini
Kt Martini • 1 year ago

Soup kitchen in Athens, April 2012 Greece is broke and close to being broken. It is a country where children are fainting in school because they are hungry, where 20,000 Athenians are scavenging through waste tips for food, and where the lifeblood of a modern economy – credit – is fast drying up.

Related Pins:

A woman walks past pre-election posters in Athens, 16 June 2012

Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras leaves talks in Athens' Maximou Mansion with his coalition partners on new spending cuts on 1 August 2012

No escaping slump for Europe’s biggest economies

Greek elections: Greece returns to the polls - live coverage Opinion polls suggest Syriza and New Democracy are running neck-and-neck as Greeks vote for a new government for the second time in as many months, after the first election ended in stalemate

Germany rules out another "haircut" for Greece

EU and Greek flags over the Acropolis, Athens (17 June)