Photo Gallery: Fighting with Their Lives
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Photo Gallery: Fighting with Their Lives

Troubled Times Wave of Suicides Shocks Greece

Greece has always had one of the lowest suicide rates in Europe, but its economic crisis has triggered a disturbing increase in the number of people killing themselves. Are the deaths the result of personal desperation or are people making a political statement with the only thing they have left to sacrifice?
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan