Greece austerity vote approved; Reaction violent

POSTED: 03:31 AM AKST Feb 13, 2012    UPDATED: 03:32 AM AKST Feb 13, 2012 
Greece riots

The harsh economic belt tightening that Greeks have endured is about to get much worse. Lawmakers approved a new round of austerity measures that will pave the way for a multi-billion dollar bailout package. The reaction on the street was violent with protesters clashing with riot police and setting buildings on fire.