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Renee Maltezou

Renee Maltezou

    Greece to default without aid from lenders
    Greece to default without aid from lenders
    Greece cannot make an upcoming payment to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on June 5 unless foreign lenders disburse more aid, a senior ruling...
    Hostile reception to Greece's request for loan extension
    Hostile reception to Greece's request for loan extension
    Greece formally requested a six-month extension to its euro zone loan agreement on Thursday, offering major concessions as it raced to avoid running...
    Austerity vote rallies Greek masses on strike day two
    Austerity vote rallies Greek masses on strike day two
    Greek protesters marched on Parliament on Thursday, raising the prospect of more violence in strikes against austerity measures Parliament is...
    Greek police clash with austerity protesters
    Greek police clash with austerity protesters
    Greek riot police with teargas and batons fought hooded youths near Parliament on Tuesday as violence broke out at a rally against anti-austerity...
    Greeks rage against austerity while EU squabbles
    Greeks rage against austerity while EU squabbles
    Striking Greeks raged against a new wave of austerity on Wednesday after eurozone finance ministers failed to agree how to make private creditors...
    Greek police clash with anti-austerity protesters
    Greek police clash with anti-austerity protesters
    Greek protesters clashed with police and set fire to cars and a hotel in central Athens on Wednesday as tens of thousands marched against austerity...
    Fears of Greek contagion sweep global markets
    Fears of Greek contagion sweep global markets
    Greece's economic crisis sent shivers of fear through global markets on Thursday over concern it could spread like wildfire through Europe and...
    Nigerian leader Yar'Adua dies
    Nigerian leader Yar'Adua dies
    Nigeria president Umaru Yar'Adua has died, an official at his office confirmed late on Wednesday.