December 10th, 2008

Chris Keeley


The author was a long-time correspondent for Greek newspapers and TV based in Washington, now works for the Athens newspaper Kathimerini. More news is available on the paper's English edition website: This commentary was published in the paper today in Athens. Sounds grim.

Greece in self-destruct mode

By Alexis Papachelas

I feel a deep sense of despair as I watch my country roll down an endless hill. A good friend put into context well: "You remember the euphoria we felt when we won the European soccer championship or in the summer of the Olympic Games? Well, today I feel the absolute opposite."

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