BILD says ‘NEIN’ to Greece bailout extension

Published on The, Feb 26, 2015:

BILD, Europe’s biggest-selling daily newspaper, on Thursday targeted plans for an extension to Greece’s bailout by asking readers to email in selfies with the paper’s “NEIN” headline. NO! No more billions for the greedy Greeks! the paper declared in its print and online editions. It urged readers to snap a selfie while holding it and email it back to the paper as part of a campaign against further subsidies.  

The paper also prominently quoted earlier promises by top Greek officials that “Germany will get its money back, and with high interest”, adding “No one believes it any more!” People from across Europe reacted angrily on Twitter, with one Greek responding to Bild with a picture of German soldiers executing Soviet partisans during the Second World War … //

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