Photo Gallery: The Man in Charge of Greek Austerity
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Photo Gallery: The Man in Charge of Greek Austerity

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The Bull of Athens Evangelos Venizelos Has Greece's Toughest Job

Evangelos Venizelos long had a single goal in mind: becoming his country's next leader. Since his appointment as Greece's finance minister in June, however, his political fate has now been inextricably linked to that of Prime Minister George Papandreou, his former rival. As the man in charge of Greek austerity, his is a thankless job.
Von Ferry Batzoglou und Manfred Ertel