People withdraw money from ATMs in Nicosia, Cyprus. Photo: 17 March 2013
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Cyprus MPs in bailout crisis talks

Cyprus' parliament is due to hold an emergency session to discuss a big bailout, which has angered the public.

Cyprus' parliament is due to hold an emergency session to discuss a big bailout, which has angered the public.

The 10bn-euro ($13bn; £8.6bn) bailout agreed by the EU and IMF demands that all bank customers pay a one-off levy.

This led to mass cash withdrawals, and President Nicos Anastasiades later said he wanted to ease the bailout terms.

  • 18 Mar
  • From the section Europe