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Photos: Labor protests continue to roil Greece

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AP Photo / Kostas Tsironis
This Greek had the Grim Reaper on his side
By Gloria Dawson
Published Last updated This article is more than 2 years old.

Greek shipyard workers who say they haven’t been paid in weeks stormed the Defense Ministry complex in Athens on Oct. 4., Reuters reported.

AP Photo / Thanassis Stavrakis
Police clash with protesters

 

AP Photo / Thanassis Stavrakis
Protesters leave from the broken entrance of Greece’s Defense Ministry.

Public hospital employees were also protesting in Athens. Workers oppose the new austerity measures that would impose cuts in pay and staff.

AP Photo / Petros Giannakouri
Outside of the Health Ministry employees stand behind a banner of the ancient Greek goddess Hygeia, the goddess of health and healing.
AP Photo / Petros Giannakouris
Zoi Florou, a public hospital employee, holds up flowers during a protest outside the Health Ministry.

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