Greek parliamentarian Panayotis Kouroumplis was the only one from the ruling party who voted against the austerity plan. The blind politician was immediately sacked from the Pasok party´s parliamentary group.
Kalle Koponen is a photojournalist currently based in Helsinki, Finland. Koponen covers current events and reportage assignments world wide. He has travelled extensively and spent years abroad. Previously he has been based in Moscow, Stockholm and Berlin acquiring a wide experience of international reporting.