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Closing ERT may save some shillings but politically its suicide
10:12, Friday, June 14, 2013
Editorial The closure of the Greek state broadcaster by the austerity driven government of Antonis Samaras in Greece received the plaudits of the Financial Times for the Greek prime minister's "spectacular" move; but saving millions in Euro's in salaries by closing ERT risks the democratic future of Greece. ERT was a wasteful institution with some of its top anchors receiving hundreds of thousands of Euro's per month for reading a 2 hour bulletin each day. Many of t...