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Greece’s Pharmacists on Strike, March 8-9/12

Greeks will be forced to cure illness and diseases with …home remedies as pharmacists will launch a 48-hour strike on Thursday and Friday, March 8th and 9th 2012. Taking into consideration that pharmacies are closed on Saturday and Sunday, queues are expected to be quite long when they open again. The …

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Greek PSI: Venizelos Warns That Greece May Activate the CACs

Finance Minister Evangelos Venizelos warned that Greece may activate the CACs (collective action clauses) in case private creditors won’t participate in the bond swap, essential precondition for the second bailout for the debt-ridden country. “The deal is the best they would get” Venizelos told Reuters and warned that Greece would not hesitate …

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UN Expert: “Greek Austerity Could Violate Human Rights”

 The appeal of a Greek citizen to International Criminal Court of the Hague raised some eyebrows and triggered some ironic comments. Can the Greek political leadership be accused of ‘genocide and crimes against humanity’ due to the harsh austerity? It is certainly an issue of definition. However, here comes United …

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