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Is greed behind Cyprus' economic woes?


Cyprus is currently holding the rotating EU presidency during the biggest economic crisis in the EU's history - a potential financial meltdown triggered by indebted nations like Greece and Cyprus itself.

Zeinab Badawi talks to Andreas Mavroyiannis, Cyprus' deputy minister for European affairs. He admits that greed is partly to blame for his country's economic problems.

You can watch the full interview on BBC World News on Monday 5 November at 04:30, 09:30, 15:30 and 20:30 GMT and on the BBC News Channel at 00:30 GMT and 04:30 GMT.

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