Cypriots queue to get into the reopened banks
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Cypriot depositors: 'We are in hell'

Queues formed ahead of the re-opening of Cyprus banks, but customers were only allowed to withdraw small amounts of cash to prevent a run on the banks

Banks in Cyprus have reopened after a two-week closure sparked by discussions over an EU-IMF bailout, amid tension over possible large scale withdrawals.

BBC Newsnight's Paul Mason assesses whether bank customers' relative stoicism will last, as the extent of the banking crisis becomes known.

  • 28 Mar
  • From the section Europe