Uploaded by RussiaToday on Nov 2, 2011
Over 10,000 people have marched in Nice to protest against the G20 summit that will kick off on Thursday further down the coast in Cannes. The crowds – angered by the current financial system and reinforced by the global ‘Occupy’ movement – demanded governments focus on people, more than corporations. And as RT’s Daniel Bushell reports – this time world leaders will find it even [...]
The German constitutional court has just issued a ruling on the legality of Eurozone bailouts, where it upheld the country’s involvement in multi-billion rescue funds. The decision was anxiously anticipated by debt-ridden states highly dependent on the bailout packages. RT’s Daniel Bushell reports.
Meanwhile in Italy and Spain thousands of people hit the streets to protest their governments’ fresh austerity measures.Italy’s 45-billion-euro package welcomed by the EU [...]
EU leaders have gathered in Brussels for an emergency summit, on how to come up with the cash promised for a second bailout to Greece. The heads of state are said to be considering a new bank tax to payroll Athens, and stave off a looming default. But with Italy and Spain now showing the first symptoms of the debt epidemic, there are fresh tensions [...]