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Apostolos Mastouropoulos, who works at an environmental association, speaks during an interview with Reuters as his wife Diana looks on in their house in the Petroupoli suburb, west of Athens February 3, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

Apostolos Mastouropoulos, who works at an environmental association, speaks during an interview with Reuters as his wife Diana looks on in their house in the Petroupoli suburb, west of Athens February 3, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

Apostolos Mastouropoulos, who works at an environmental association, speaks during an interview with Reuters as his wife Diana looks on in their house in the Petroupoli suburb, west of Athens February 3, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis
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Apostolos Mastouropoulos carries firewood to his fireplace inside his house in the Petroupoli suburb, west of Athens February 3, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

Apostolos Mastouropoulos carries firewood to his fireplace inside his house in the Petroupoli suburb, west of Athens February 3, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

Apostolos Mastouropoulos carries firewood to his fireplace inside his house in the Petroupoli suburb, west of Athens February 3, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis
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Diana Mastouropoulou sits next to a fireplace during an interview with Reuters in her house in the Petroupoli suburb, west of Athens February 3, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

Diana Mastouropoulou sits next to a fireplace during an interview with Reuters in her house in the Petroupoli suburb, west of Athens February 3, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

Diana Mastouropoulou sits next to a fireplace during an interview with Reuters in her house in the Petroupoli suburb, west of Athens February 3, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis
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Apostolos Mastouropoulos carries firewood into his house in the Petroupoli suburb, west of Athens February 3, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

Apostolos Mastouropoulos carries firewood into his house in the Petroupoli suburb, west of Athens February 3, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

Apostolos Mastouropoulos carries firewood into his house in the Petroupoli suburb, west of Athens February 3, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis
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A general view of the city of Athens is seen as smog hovers over it January 29, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

A general view of the city of Athens is seen as smog hovers over it January 29, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

A general view of the city of Athens is seen as smog hovers over it January 29, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis
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A general view of the city of Athens is seen as smog hovers over it January 29, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

A general view of the city of Athens is seen as smog hovers over it January 29, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

A general view of the city of Athens is seen as smog hovers over it January 29, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis
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A worker throws wood into a loader at a firewood merchant in the Varkiza suburb, south of Athens January 22, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

A worker throws wood into a loader at a firewood merchant in the Varkiza suburb, south of Athens January 22, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

A worker throws wood into a loader at a firewood merchant in the Varkiza suburb, south of Athens January 22, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis
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A worker sweeps the floor at a firewood merchant in Athens February 2, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

A worker sweeps the floor at a firewood merchant in Athens February 2, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

A worker sweeps the floor at a firewood merchant in Athens February 2, 2013. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis
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