Xinhua warns on austerity-related humanitarian crisis in Greece

xinhuaMonitoring ongoing developments in Greece. Xinhua news agency focuses on the view of UN independent expert on foreign debt and human rights, Juan Pablo Bohoslavsky, who is concerned on the impact of austerity on daily life in the country. Being seriously concerned about the reported humanitarian crisis such as shortages in medicines and food in Greece, Bohoslavsky notes that European institutions, the International Monetary Fund and the Greek Government should give priority to ensure that everybody in Greece has access to core minimum levels of economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to health care, food and social security.

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