Reaction As Banks And Economy Come Under Pressure In Cyprus


A handwritten protest sign reading 'Europe Equals Legal Deposit... News Photo2012–2013 Cypriot Financial Crisis,Austerity,Bank,Bank Manager,Banking,Built Structure,Crisis,Cyprus,Debt Ceiling,Economy,Environment,Eurogroup,Europe,European Union Currency,Eurozone Debt Crisis,Finance,Government,Handwriting,Hanging,Home Finances,Horizontal,Nicosia - Cyprus,Parliament Building,Protest,Recession,TreePhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergA handwritten protest sign reading 'Europe Equals Legal Deposit Thieves' hangs from a tree near the parliament building in Nicosia, Cyprus, on Tuesday, March 19, 2013. Euro-area finance ministers told Cyprus to raise 5.8 billion euros ($7.5 billion) from bank depositors to unlock emergency loans, maintaining the revenue target while suggesting sparing small-scale savers. Photographer: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg via Getty Images