Greece seeks war reparations from Berlin

Move to claim $7bn awarded to Greece in 1946 over Nazi crimes comes amid growing anti-German sentiments over austerity.

    Greece is stepping up pressure on Germany to compensate survivors of Nazi wartime atrocities.

    The campaign coincides with a rise in anti-German sentiment after Berlin imposed strict austerity measures on Athens during the economic crisis.

    Al Jazeera's John Psaropoulos reports from Athens.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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