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Relief as Greek lorry drivers halt strike

Lorry drivers in Greece have ended a bitter week-long strike.

The union decision came after the government invoked laws to requisition vehicles and to force drivers to go back to work.

The strike began on Monday over plans to open up the industry to greater competition.

The BBC's Malcolm Brabant reports from Athens.

  • 02 Aug 2010
  • From the section Europe