Cypriots cope with broken economy

Six months after accepting EU-IMF loan, country struggles with controversial conditions and credit-rating downgrade.

    Six months ago, Cyprus had to be bailed out by the European Union and the IMF.

    The Mediterranean nation nation now has a credit rating downgraded to junk status and has to cope with controversial conditions attached to the bail-out loan.

    Al Jazeera's Phil Lavelle reports from the capital, Nicosia, on how the Cypriot people are coping with their broken economy.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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