Greeks Brace For Shortages At Home, Await Word On Fate From Abroad

Greeks Brace For Shortages At Home, Await Word On Fate From Abroad

By Eleanor Beardsley

Greeks are increasingly worried as they confront an eighth day of closed banks and limited withdrawals. Meanwhile, people are running short of money for essentials.

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Via: http://www.npr.org/sections/parallels/2015/07/08/421211424/greeks-brace-for-shortages-at-home-await-word-on-fate-from-abroad?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=world

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