Greek public servants went on strike and marched on parliament to protest expected job cuts. On Wednesday lawmakers plan to vote on firing or transfering up to 25000 workers.
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has urged his cabinet to intensify reform efforts as the eurozone nation heads toward the conclusion of yet another bailout program. Athens insists it needs no further safety net.
Eurozone finance ministers have reached a "political agreement" to grant Greece €6.7 billion in bailout money. The ministers praised Greece's progress, putting it on track to leave its bailout program this year.
Greek public transport workers have withdrawn their labor to press parliament not to proceed with an austerity bill that would limit trade unions' right to strike. Airlines also warn of cancellations and delays.
Greece's parliament has voted to approve a package of reforms demanded by the country's international lenders in return for fresh bailout funds. But many Greeks turned out to protest against the measures.
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