Photo Gallery: Slashing Jobs to Save a Nation
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Photo Gallery: Slashing Jobs to Save a Nation

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'Dealing with the Devil' The Thankless Task of Greece's Top Job-Cutter

Antonis Manitakis has the most thankless job in Greece. Tasked with slashing the grotesquely bloated public sector, he is hounded by troika officials, reviled by his countrymen and afraid of cutting too deep.
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan