GREECE – Wages and Pensions Slashed as New Round of Austerity Begins


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GREEK REPORTER – The summer of 2016 turns out to be another summer of discontent for Greek pensioners and wage earners who see their incomes slashed, as a new round of austerity begins after the imposition of the new bailout program measures.

It was exactly the same time last year (June 28) when Greeks found that the banks were closed and capital controls were imposed, continuing through today. This year, the end of June found wage earners and pensioners fuming or despairing in front of the ATM when they saw that their bank balances where lower than anticipated. And for hundreds of thousands of pensioners, the amounts were significantly less, even 48 percent lower in some cases.

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  1. #1 by 5 dancing shlomos on 07/04/2016 - 3:59 pm

    time the greeks started throwing olives

  2. #2 by Isaac on 07/09/2016 - 3:48 pm

    That is what happens for trusting the Hyenas.

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