In IJsland is het inmiddels echt crisis

In IJsland is het inmiddels echt crisis ‘Alle hens aan dek’, zei premier Balkenende vrijdag over de dreigende recessie. In IJsland, waar de problemen in Europa vorige maand begonnen, helpt dat niet meer. Duizenden demonstranten eisten dit weekeinde het aftreden van de regering. pagina 4 en 5 Reykjavik, zaterdag Foto AFP A woman, holds a cardboard screaming mouth, during the weekly demonstrate in central Reykjavik on November 22, 2008. Thousands marched in Reykjavik in what has become a weekly protest over the financial crisis, many charging that an IMF bailout would lay waste to Iceland's generous welfare system. Following the demonstration, a number of protesters also broke into a local police station to demand the release of a demonstrator arrested on November 21, 2008, but no one had so far been arrested, police told AFP. AFP PHOTO / HALLDOR KOLBEINS AFP

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