Saturday, February 11, 2012

Greek ministers resign over bailout

Five Greek politicians, including the deputy foreign minister, resigned Friday over a crunch bailout agreement that the country needs to avoid bankruptcy. Greece’s future in the euro is now increasingly precarious and violence erupted in Athens.

The country’s beleaguered coalition government promised Friday to push through the tough new austerity measures and rescue a crucial EUR 130 billion ($170 billion) bailout deal, as six members of the Cabinet resigned.

Read details: France24


Post a Comment

Twitter Delicious Facebook Digg Stumbleupon Favorites More

Design by Free WordPress Themes | Bloggerized by Lasantha - Premium Blogger Themes | Web Hosting Bluehost