Photo Gallery: Skyrocketing Poverty in Greece
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Photo Gallery: Skyrocketing Poverty in Greece

The People Behind the Numbers Greece Threatened with Widespread, Long-Term Poverty

Greece is tightening its belt -- and the number of people living in poverty is surging as a result. Thousands line up in front of food banks and resort to rifling through rubbish bins. The country's financial crisis is rapidly turning into a social one -- while wealthy tax evaders manage to get off scot-free.
Ferry Batzoglou contributed to this story.