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Greek transport workers, doctors strike over austerity

Seamen take part in a protest during the first day of a 48-hour strike at the port of Piraeus, near Athens January 31, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

Seamen take part in a protest during the first day of a 48-hour strike at the port of Piraeus, near Athens January 31, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

Seamen take part in a protest during the first day of a 48-hour strike at the port of Piraeus, near Athens January 31, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis
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A man rides his bicycle during the first day of a 48-hour strike at the port of Piraeus, near Athens January 31, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

A man rides his bicycle during the first day of a 48-hour strike at the port of Piraeus, near Athens January 31, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

A man rides his bicycle during the first day of a 48-hour strike at the port of Piraeus, near Athens January 31, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis
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Riot police push protesters during clashes outside the Labour Ministry in Athens January 30, 2013. REUTERS/John Kolesidis

Riot police push protesters during clashes outside the Labour Ministry in Athens January 30, 2013. REUTERS/John Kolesidis

Riot police push protesters during clashes outside the Labour Ministry in Athens January 30, 2013. REUTERS/John Kolesidis
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A policeman kicks a demonstrator during a protest outside the Labour Ministry in Athens January 30, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

A policeman kicks a demonstrator during a protest outside the Labour Ministry in Athens January 30, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

A policeman kicks a demonstrator during a protest outside the Labour Ministry in Athens January 30, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis
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Riot police spray teargas at protesters during clashes outside the Labour Ministry in Athens January 30, 2013. REUTERS/John Kolesidis

Riot police spray teargas at protesters during clashes outside the Labour Ministry in Athens January 30, 2013. REUTERS/John Kolesidis

Riot police spray teargas at protesters during clashes outside the Labour Ministry in Athens January 30, 2013. REUTERS/John Kolesidis
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Riot police spray teargas at protesters during clashes outside the Labour Ministry in Athens January 30, 2013. REUTERS/John Kolesidis

Riot police spray teargas at protesters during clashes outside the Labour Ministry in Athens January 30, 2013. REUTERS/John Kolesidis

Riot police spray teargas at protesters during clashes outside the Labour Ministry in Athens January 30, 2013. REUTERS/John Kolesidis
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Riot police detain a protester during clashes outside the Labour Ministry in Athens January 30, 2013. REUTERS/John Kolesidis

Riot police detain a protester during clashes outside the Labour Ministry in Athens January 30, 2013. REUTERS/John Kolesidis

Riot police detain a protester during clashes outside the Labour Ministry in Athens January 30, 2013. REUTERS/John Kolesidis
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Protesters clash with riot police outside the Labour Ministry in Athens January 30, 2013. REUTERS/John Kolesidis

Protesters clash with riot police outside the Labour Ministry in Athens January 30, 2013. REUTERS/John Kolesidis

Protesters clash with riot police outside the Labour Ministry in Athens January 30, 2013. REUTERS/John Kolesidis
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