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Riots as Greeks signal they have had enough austerity

Newsnight's Economics editor Paul Mason reports from the heart the Athens riots which broke out after Greek MPs approved a controversial package of austerity measures, demanded by the eurozone and IMF in return for a 130bn euro ($170bn; £110bn) bailout.

And he asks whether given the discord Greece will be able to deliver the cuts and whether Greek society will be able to hold together.

Broadcast Monday 13 February 2012


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