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UN Rights Expert Says Greece Faces 'Humanitarian Crisis'

A United Nations human rights expert is backing the Greek left-wing government's claim that the country's financial problems have triggered a humanitarian crisis, and advocates debt relief to boost welfare spending. Juan Pablo Bohoslavsky says Greece is now “partially unable” to ensure that all its people enjoy minimum levels of economic, social and cultural rights enshrined in international human rights law.   The debt-crippled country has undergone repeated rounds of...

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