This is a video of a demonstration of striking workers in Greece.
From British daily News Line:
THE Greek right-wing government have intensified their ‘reforms programme’ as trade unions are preparing a general strike set for next Wednesday 12 December.
Last week the government announced a series of attacks designed to intimidate and terrorise workers.
The Electricity Board is to impose a rise of at least seven per cent on domestic electricity bills on top of the eight per cent rise early this year.
The Minister for Transport K Hadjidakis said that the Greek air national carrier Olympic Airways is to be shut down and then sold off.
The employment minister responsible for implementing controversial pension reforms in Greece, Vassilis Magginas, resigned last Saturday following a general strike that brought the country to a standstill: here.
Greece in March 2008: here.