As I’m sure you’ve seen in the news, Greece is in quite the pickle! It’s economy is sunk; it’s workers are striking; and all the while Greece is playing host to tens of thousands of refugees. Please continue to pray for this nation! Here’s a recent article from the BBC (read the entire article HERE):
Public sector workers in Greece have launched a national strike, with thousands rallying against the government’s budget-cutting measures.
Flights have been grounded, many schools are closed and hospitals are operating an emergency-only service.
The government wants to freeze pay, gather more taxes and reform pensions.
EU leaders will discuss Greece’s difficulties at a Brussels summit on Thursday amid concern the crisis could threaten the credibility of the euro.
Greece’s deficit is, at 12.7%, more than four times higher than eurozone rules allow. Its debt is about 300bn euros ($419bn; £259bn).