Greece to Reopen State Broadcaster

Greece has vowed to reopen its state broadcaster, ERT, after shutting it down in an effort to save money.

The government took ERT off the air early Wednesday, after announcing the shutdown Tuesday. The government has not given a date for the relaunch.

Thousands of protesters rallied outside ERT’s Athens headquarters to protest the closing and the firing of 2,500 employees, while journalists in the shuttered building continued to produce a live broadcast streamed online.

The government …

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