Giorgios Vichas, a Greek doctor, reports that thousands of people in Greece are dying as a result of requirements of the creditors and their Troika of International Monetary Fund, ECB and EU Commission.

He tells Cuurent Concerns that imposed austerity has resulted in half of all doctors in public hospitals and outpatient clinics being fired. About one quarter of the population lost their health insurance together with their jobs. And even those who are still getting wages or pensions often have so little money that they cannot pay the high additional costs for drugs or treatments.

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