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Does this story sound familiar?  Perhaps it is more familiar than you think.  Which country is this article excerpt about?

Rising debt charges are forcing [???]…to reshape its…economy…[a] congress, scheduled for April, will discuss and likely ratify policies that are already starting to be implemented. These include cutting 20 per cent of state workers, cutting social benefits, eliminating state subsidies, improving [the] trade balance and liberalising rules for small business and foreign investment.

No peeking.  The answer is here, the article is here, and the leading creditor is…here.


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