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Greek strikes: Are austerity measures working?

Thousands of Greek public sector workers are continuing their strike, as part of a week of walkouts across the country.

They are protesting against attempts to lay off thousands of workers and cut spending by the end of the year.

BBC Athens correspondent Mark Lowen considers whether the austerity measures are working.

  • 18 Sep 2013
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