Technicians Work at the Offices of Broadcaster ERT Last Year

Technicians Work at the Offices of Broadcaster ERT Last Year

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Technicians work in front of television monitors at the offices of the state broadcaster ERT in Athens, on Monday, June 17, 2013. Samaras began scaling back the state payroll by shutting down broadcaster ERT in June last year, a politically-charged move that left his coalition government with one partner less when Democratic Left departed in protest.