Protestors throw petrol bombs at riot police
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Greeks protest against austerity measures

Tens of thousands of people have gathered in Athens to demonstrate against continued austerity measures as the Greek parliament votes on further cuts.

A two day general strike is also being held, with unions vowing the action will be the largest in years.

From Athens, the BBC's Europe Editor, Gavin Hewitt reports.

  • 19 Oct 2011
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