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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

Refugees strain Greek islands

Refugees fleeing war and conflict continue to put a strain on the Greek islands. Tens of thousands have arrived by sea so far this year from Turkey. And a lot more are expected.
June 17, 2015

Pharmacies closed on Wednesday

Greece's pharmacies will be closed on Wednesday in protest at the government's plans to allow over-the-counter (OTC) medicines to be sold in other stores.
June 17, 2015

Greek island migrants hold protest

Hundreds of Syrian and Iraqi refugees have protested on the eastern Greek island of Lesbos, demanding better living conditions and to be housed separately from Afghan arrivals after a fight broke out in one of the island's camps.
Belfast Telegraph: June 15, 2015

Greece’s terrible, no-good week: now its soccer team has lost to one of Europe’s worst. Again.

It’s a rough time for Greece, to say the least. The economy has utterly collapsed, and there’s been an unending and exhausting cycle of negotiation, heated rhetoric, concession, and eventual bailout.
Quartz: June 14, 2015