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Photos: Bank crisis in Cyprus

Published 10:30 AM ET, Thu March 28, 2013
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Philippos Philippou, an unemployed electrician, stands in line with his mother outside a bank in the Cypriot capital, Nicosia, waiting for the bank to open after a 12-day lockdown on Thursday, March 28. After days of negotiation, Eurozone finance ministers have agreed to terms for a 10 billion euro bailout deal, which aims to prevent the collapse of Cypriot banks and ensure that Cyprus remains in the Eurozone. PATRICK BAZ/AFP/Getty Images
People waited impatiently for a Laiki bank branch to open March 28 after an 12-day lockdown in Nicosia, Cyprus. PATRICK BAZ/AFP/Getty Images
A protestor holds up a sign depicting German Chancellor Angela Merkel during a protest against austerity measures and the Troika on Wednesday, March 27. Milos Bicanski/Getty Images
A demonstrator shouts through a megaphone during a protest against austerity measures and the Troika on March 27 in Nicosia, Cyprus. Milos Bicanski/Getty Images
Employees of the Bank of Cyprus comfort one of their colleagues during a demonstration outside the main office of the bank in Nicosia on Tuesday, March 26. Yiannis Kourtoglou/AFP/Getty Images
Students protest against austerity measures in front of the Cypriot Presidential House on March 26 in Nicosia, Cyprus. Milos Bicanski/Getty Images
Students protest against austerity measures in front of the Cypriot Presidential House on March 26, in Nicosia, Cyprus. Milos Bicanski/Getty Images
Riot police stand guard outside the European Union House as college students gather for a protest in Nicosia, Cyprus, against a bailout on March 26. PATRICK BAZ/AFP/Getty Images
Cypriot college students light a flare outside the presidential palace during a protest on March 26. PATRICK BAZ/AFP/Getty Images
A demonstrator holds an anti-bailout sign during a student parade marking Greece's Independence Day on Monday, March 25, in Nicosia, Cyprus. Milos Bicanski/Getty Images