Greece: Papandreou urges MPs to back austerity plan
Greek unions have begun a two-day strike in protest over a new five-year austerity plan.
The country's PM George Papandreou has told MPs the proposed cuts and sell-offs are the only way to get Greece back on its feet.
The bill is due to go to a vote on Wednesday and - if passed - would come into force the following day.
Will Grant reports.
28 Jun 2011
- From the section Europe