Protesters fill square in front of Greek parliament

The square in front of Greece's parliament building in Athens has filled with tens of thousands of demonstrators protesting against tonight's austerity vote.

Demonstrators fill Syntagma square in Athens, Greece Credit: ITV News/James Mates

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Greek unemployment hits 25.4%

Greece's unemployment rate scaled a new record of 25.4 percent in August from a revised 24.8 percent in July, the country's statistics service ELSTAT has said.