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JANE BURGERMEISTER REPORT: ‘Anti-austerity clashes erupt in Athens, reports Daily Mail’

Anti-austerity clashes erupt in Athens, reports Daily Mail

Jane Burgermeister | June 15, 2011 at 4:49 pm | Categories: Uncategorized | URL: http://wp.me/puNtl-1i9

Riot police fire tear gas and protesters hurl Greek yoghurt as anti-austerity clashes erupt in Athens

By Wil Longbottom, Daily Mail

Last updated at 3:06 PM on 15th June 2011

  • Riot police clash with protesters outside parliament in Athens
  • EU Commission warns Greece may need an extra £17.6billion to avoid economic meltdown
  • Rating agency downgrades Greek to ‘CCC’ – bottom of 131 countries
  • Labour unions set to cripple services as 24-hour strike takes hold
  • €110bn bailout from May 2010 not enough to prevent country defaulting on debts

Protesters have hurled stones and yoghurt at Greek riot police during angry protests in the capital Athens.

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2003709/Athens-riots-Police-tear-gas-protesters-hurl-Greek-yoghurt.html#ixzz1PMB9bMNs

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June 15, 2011 - Posted by | Internationally significant information, Jane Burgermeister Report

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