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Greece at crossroads as snap general election looms

Five years ago, the financial crisis in Greece threatened to bring down the entire eurozone.

Now there are more problems looming because of the economic austerity that followed that crisis.

A snap election is in the offing and the party that is currently ahead in the opinion polls, Syriza, wants a large chunk of Greece's international debt simply written off.

From Athens, Chris Morris reports.

  • 17 Dec 2014
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