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Greek austerity has caused more than 500 male suicides

Spending cuts in Greece have caused some 500 male suicides since their implementation, according to a new study. The research found a positive correlation between austerity and suicide rates after other possible links proved to be unrelated.

Spain's suicide rate highest in eight years

Figures from Spain's National Institute of Statistics (INE) show a surge in the suicide rate but heart attacks remain the leading cause of death.

Economic woes force Italians to commit suicide

An Italian health official says financial problems in the recession-hit country force people to commit suicide.

Spanish Woman Jumps to Her Death as Eviction Looms

A woman in Spain jumped to her death as bailiffs approached to evict her Friday from her fourth-floor apartment for failing to pay the mortgage, officials said.

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