Greeks strike over state TV

Greek workers are staging a 24hr nationwide strike in protest against the "sudden death" of state broadcaster ERT, Reuters reports. It was suspended by the government as part of cost-cutting measures.

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No signal! Greek broadcaster goes off air

Greece's government has shut down the state broadcaster ERT, as part of a cost-cutting drive.

TV and Radio broadcast were pulled off the air just hours after the government said it would temporarily close all state-run broadcasts

A TV screen showing no signal on an ERT channel. Credit: APTN
Many broadcasts were suspended before or just after midnight. Credit: APTN
Operations staff looking at TV screens as signals began to go off air Credit: APTN

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