Homeless people are served a New Year's dinner offered by the municipality of Athens
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New year meal for Athens' homeless

Hundreds of poor and homeless people in Greece's capital have spent New Year's Day queuing to get a free meal.

Hundreds of poor and homeless people in Greece's capital have spent New Year's Day queuing to get a free meal.

The special new year meal was organised by the municipality of Athens to help those struggling to cope with the economic crisis that has brought high unemployment and homelessness.

Alpa Patel reports.

  • 02 Jan
  • From the section Europe