Tsipras critics seek to harness Greek bailout anger

A demonstration in front of the Greek parliament in Athens on June 15, 2016 to protest against the government of Greek Prime Minister Alexis TsiprasThousands of Greeks angry over new cuts imposed by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras gathered in central Athens Wednesday to call on his leftist government to quit. One of the organisers, Giorgos Koutsoukos, described the turnout as “satisfactory” but a little disappointing. In Thessaloniki, Greece’s second city, barely more than 100 people turned out to protest against the government, according to an AFP journalist.

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