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Greek Parliament Passes Austerity Bill
by Joanna Sugden
May 6, 2010
The Greek Parliament has passed a crucial austerity Bill to raise taxes, cut pensions and attempt to stop national debt spiralling as thousands of protestors massed outside the building.
The vote in favour of the stringent measures was needed to secure £93 billion in loans from the International Monetary Fund and other European states and came the day after similar protests turned violent, resulting in the deaths of three people