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Belgian unions show solidarity with Greeks

15.02.12 @ 15:36

  1. By Méabh Mc Mahon

(Photo: EUobserver)

On Friday 10th February, Greek unions in Athens held a 48-hour general strike after the country's cabinet passed a package of austerity measures demanded by the "troika". To show solidarity, a selection of representatives from Belgian trade unions the same day protested outside the Greek permanent representation to the EU in Brussels.