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With Greece's Final Austerity Deal Reached, the 'Gruesome Bleeding Process' Continues

With Greece's Final Austerity Deal Reached, the 'Gruesome Bleeding Process' Continues

Common Dreams staff

This morning Greece and its creditors finalized a $170bn bailout package for the country with further austerity measures already bringing calls for strikes.

While Greek Finance Minister Evangelos Venizelos has said the bailout means a "nightmare scenario" has been averted, for many Greeks the further deep cuts mean the nightmare is unfolding.