February 5, 2016

Some 40,000 people protest in Athens over pension reform

Forty thousand joined anti-government protests in Athens, with scattered scuffles breaking out & police using teargas during a general strike against pension reform.

Police said some 40,000 people joined the demonstrations, which were mostly peaceful... Read more.

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First phase of troika talks winds down - eKathimerini
Greece needs both debt relief but also significant pension reforms, IMF's Lagarde says - ANA-MPA

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