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Violence in Greece as EU leaders meet in Brussels

There has been more violence on the streets of Athens as protestors clashed with police, when thousands turned out to march against austerity measures.

The protest was timed to coincide with the latest summit in Brussels where Europe's leaders are meeting for yet more talks on the Eurozone debt crisis.

They are trying to reach agreement on plans for a banking union, amid signs of tension between Germany and France.

Gavin Hewitt reports.

  • 18 Oct 2012
  • From the section Europe
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