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Greece's youth are leaving cities as the country struggles with record unemployment

VICE News Correspondent Phoebe Greenwood reports from Athens where she meets with young people trying their best not to waste the most creative years of their lives.
Phoebe Greenwood
3.27.17
Europe

Possible Greece Bailout Deal Emerges as Pro-European Greeks Rally in Athens

Greece's European creditors are now evaluating a new bailout proposal of $59 billion, which may stop a possible 'Grexit' from the Eurozone. On Thursday, pro-euro protestors gathered in Athens.
Andrew Connelly
7.10.15
Europe

Greece Has Until the End of Today to Submit Final Debt Proposal

If Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras does not come up with a proposal by the end of the day that creditors accept, Greece's banking system will almost inevitably collapse and it could soon exit the euro.
VICE News
7.9.15
Europe

Some Nostalgic Greeks Want to Quit the Euro and Bring Back Their Old Currency

After the resounding “No” vote on the bailout referendum, uncertainty, confusion, and the ever-present lines at ATMs have returned in Greece.
Andrew Connelly
7.7.15
Europe

Financial Chaos Looms After Greeks Reject Bailout With Resounding 'Oxi' Vote

Greece faces a widely expected exit from the euro zone after overwhelmingly voting against accepting a bailout offer from the country’s creditors.
Liz Fields
7.6.15
Europe

Greeks Divided as Polls Close in Hotly Contested Referendum

Millions of Greeks cast ballots in a referendum that may determine the country’s economic survival and its future in Europe.
Andrew Connelly
7.5.15
Europe

Greek Riot Police Use Stun Grenades on Protesters Ahead of Pivotal Bailout Vote

Police in Athens clashed with thousands of anti-austerity protesters that gathered to support for the government’s call to vote no in Sunday’s referendum.
Tessa Stuart
7.4.15
Europe

Greeks Withdraw Billions From Banks as Euro Crisis Talks Reach 'Breaking Point'

Greek citizens have withdrawn $4.54 billion from banks in the last week, while he deadline for the country's next debt repayment is Tuesday, June 30. Today's talks are decisive in resolving the crisis.
VICE News
6.22.15
politics

The Dangers of the Grexit

Fears of a Greek loan default and withdrawal from the eurozone grew larger Thursday night as the International Monetary Fund pulled out of cash-for-fiscal reforms talks with Greece’s leadership.
Ari Paul
6.12.15
Europe

Over 500 'Blockupy' Protesters Arrested Amid Violent Clashes in Frankfurt

Thousands are demonstrating as the European Central Bank unveiled a very expensive new HQ in Germany and violence between police and protesters has left scores injured.
Pierre Longeray
3.18.15
politics

Debt Deal Puts Greece's New Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras in a Tough Spot

A frustrated reaction to the deal from voters and governing Syriza Party members reflects the mood of most Greeks, who are sick and tired of wallowing in financial crisis.
Nikolia Apostolou
2.27.15
Europe

Eurozone Agrees to Extend Greek Bailout, Sending Global Equity Markets Soaring

The announcement of a four month extension emboldened investors and temporarily eased fears of an impending Greek exit.
Nikolia Apostolou
2.21.15
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