by Mike ‘Mish’ Shedlock
In spite of strikes, protests, and long broken promises by prime minister Alexis Tsipras, the Greek parliament did as it was commanded to do by Germany: Approve pension cuts.
The vote was close, but Tsipras’ Syriza coalition holds a two or three seat majority in the Greek parliament.
By a count of three, Greece did as it was ordered.
The Financial Times reports Greece Approves Pension and Income Tax Reforms.