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Greeks forced to turn to charity for medicine and food

A medical charity which was set up to help foreign migrants to Greece who fell through the social security net is now treating struggling Greek citizens.

Dr George Papadakis of Medecins du Monde told Newsnight's Economics editor Paul Mason that he was seeing "a new phenomenon".

You can watch Paul Mason's full report on the personal and political impact of the Greek crisis on Newsnight on Friday 17 February at 22.30 GMT on BBC Two.

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