Riots in Greece!

What is happening in Greece?

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A two-day strike in Greece has caused: public transport, schools and major shops to close in Athens because of a major conflict between the citizens and the Police. Many employees skipped work and took the opportunity to protest instead. All workers, from dentists, hospital doctors to shop owners, tax office workers, pharmacists and teachers went on strike. The rioters tore marble off buildings and smashed glass, they wore black clothing with masks and motorcycle helmets. The Prime Minister said:

"I'm asking for your support. I'm asking for all parties' support but we will be the ones who will once again bear the burden of this decision,"

The riots were caused from the countries current economic situation and financial crisis. The newspaper called it Mother Of All Strikes. If you would like to find out more please visit:

http://uk.finance.yahoo.com/news/-Mother-Of-All-Strikes-Shuts-skynews-135152573.html?x=0
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