PBS NewsHour

Under Austerity, Greeks Feel Unfolding Humanitarian Crisis

Clip: 12/27/2012 | 9m 18s

By the end of 2013, economists estimate Greece's recession will reach levels worse than the Great Depression in the U.S. With huge budget cuts, Greeks have been left with a small safety net even as they struggle to access basic needs. Jeffrey Brown reports how austerity measures have torn apart the social fabric of Greece.

Aired: 12/27/12

Rating: NR

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