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Iceland clippings

Icelanders Hurl Eggs at Parliament in Mass Protests More than 5,000 people protested outside the Reykjavik-based Althingi last night, according to a police estimate, as Prime Minister Johanna Sigurdardottir presented her key policy objectives to lawmakers. Photographer: Haraldur Jonasson/Nordicphotos/Getty Images … Continue reading

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Iceland’s politicians forced to flee from angry protesters

Protesters took to the streets of Reykjavik today, forcing MPs to run away from the people they represent as renewed anger about the impact of the financial crisis erupted in Iceland. The violent protest came amid growing fury at austerity … Continue reading

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Wave of Property Auctions in Southwest Iceland

The sale of 98 properties at forced auctions in Sudurnes, a region on Reykjanes peninsula in southwest Iceland, is planned for next week, which is two more properties than were sold at forced auctions over the course of the entire … Continue reading

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