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Snipers on the rooftops as Angela
Merkel visits crisis-torn Greece

Telegraph [UK], by Damien McElroy

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Posted By:Attercliffe, 10/9/2012 5:45:38 AM

While the six-hour visit is designed as a show of support for Greece by its largest financial backer, it has also revived calls for reparations for the damage done by Nazi Germany's occupation of the country in the Second World War. Greece's economy has shrunk by one quarter in five years and the government has lurched from one bankruptcy crisis to a next with tens of thousands regularly marching the streets to protests at EU demanded austerity cuts. Many in Greece see these cuts are seen as being driven by Berlin and fears for Mrs Merkel's safety has seen

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Reply 1 - Posted by: kanphil, 10/9/2012 8:30:29 AM     (No. 8919773)

The Greeks are turning out to be the equivalent of our 'entitled' minorities. The world owes them a comfy existence, dontcha know.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: ocjim, 10/9/2012 10:15:23 AM     (No. 8920084)

The Greeks wished their's was only 47 per cent.

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