Mark Lowen filed a report from Athens about how Greeks are coping with what Panpandreou called 'the largest fiscal consolidation in a single year [of any eurozone member]." Andrew Walker reports on how Merkel's support of Greece is playing in Germany.
European and Asian markets are being hammered this morning as markets react to the Federal Reserve's warning about the weak state of the U.S. economy, and fears of another recession in the euro zone. Andrew Walker, for the BBC, has the latest.
Marcus Mabry of The New York Times and Andrew Walker of the BBC both join us to discuss the news this week: health care reform, the G20 meeting's start in Pittsburgh and the UN General Assembly's kickoff.
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