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Three killed in Greece protests


At least three people have died in Athens after a firebomb was thrown into a bank during protests against planned austerity measures.

Several other buildings have been set alight, petrol bombs thrown at police and pepper spray and tear gas used by the authorities.

Duncan Kennedy reports from Athens.


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