Greeks are deeply divided as they head to the polls in a referendum to decide the country’s financial future. Polling stations opened at 6am Central European Time on Sunday with an 80 percent turnout expected, higher than for the general election in January. The vote was called by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras after the breakdown of talks with international creditors and as Athens defaulted on a payment to the International Monetary Fund. Greeks can vote ‘yes’ to approve of the bailout terms of creditors or ‘no’ as advocated by the government, even though this could see the country leave the [More]
Le secrétaire général de la CGT Bernard Thibault a qualifié vendredi 10 février de “gadget pré-électoral” l’hypothèse d’un référendum sur le système de prise en charge des chômeurs évoqué jeudi par le président Nicolas Sarkozy. Durée: 01:14