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Greek pensioners besiege banks to grab cash

In chaotic scenes, thousands of elderly Greeks on Wednesday besieged the nation's crisis-hit banks, which reopened to allow them to withdraw vital cash from their state pensions.
Yahoo! News: July 2, 2015

Fleeing a crisis, Greek migrants flock back to Australia

Greek translator Nikos Fotakis considers himself one of the lucky ones. At 39, he found himself virtually penniless, in debt, and desperate for ways to support his wife and two young children.
Reuters: July 1, 2015

Greek Montrealers closely monitoring Greece situation

Greek Montrealers are keeping a close eye on the events unfolding in Greece.
CJAD: June 30, 2015

Fearing euro exit, thousands of Greeks rally for 'Yes' vote

Thousands of Greeks worried about the prospect of crashing out of Europe's currency union rallied in Athens on Tuesday behind a "Yes" vote in a referendum on whether to accept tough terms demanded by creditors to keep the country afloat.
Reuters: June 30, 2015

What the Greek government is telling its people about capital controls

Greek banks are closed this week, until Greeks go to the polls on Sunday to decide whether or not to approve the plan put forth by Greece’s creditors.
The Business Insider: June 30, 2015

Greeks flock to ATMs after PM's call for bailout referendum

Greece's prime minister call for a referendum on the outcome of bailout talks with international creditors led anxious Greeks to queue outside banks to withdraw cash from ATMs.
June 27, 2015

French President: Suspect arrested in terror attack on US company

French President Francois Hollande said a suspect was arrested and identified in what he called a "terrorist" attack and explosion at a U.S. gas factory that killed at least one person in the country's southeast.
June 26, 2015

27 dead in terrorist attacks on Tunisian hotels

Tunisian officials say at least 27 people, including some foreigners, have been killed in a terrorist attack near a hotel along the Mediterranean coast.
June 26, 2015

A shield against poverty, pensions are Greece’s top priority

Looking tired and leaning on his cane, Fotis Theodorakopoulos watched quietly as other demonstrators gathered to discuss Greece’s financial drama and chant defiant slogans outside Parliament.
The Epoch Times: June 24, 2015

Hundreds die in Pakistan heat wave

An extreme heat wave that cause temperatures to soar past 43 degrees celcius in Pakistan's southwestern Sindh province has left hundreds dead, mostly in the port city of Karachi.
June 23, 2015