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In a country with 25 percent unemployment, the miners argue that the government is condemning their area to deterioration and is putting them out of work. The gold mines in Halkidiki have divided public opinion.The dilemma is: the environment versus economic development, leaving experts and the government with an intractable problem.
A day before the polls open on Sunday, people are talking about what tomorrow will bring. Some worry, some fear, but all hope that the new government will put an end to austerity.
In 2004, Greece won the battle. Ten years later, it seems the country has lost the war. National pride was replaced by disappointment and anger. But, plans to reutilise some of the Olympic venues could contribute to the end of the crisis.
We are not leaving, ERT is on air!' they say. That's the message of the former employees who've turned this street into a TV studio. They know the situation is difficult, but say they won't give up without a fight.