Cyprus Gov’t

Friday's Editorial Cartoon   —   Posted on March 22, 2013

Question(s)

To what news story does this cartoon refer?

a)  in Cyprus, only government officials are allowed to own dogs
b)  the extent of control the government of Cyprus exercises over every aspect of citizens’ lives
c)  the announcement by the Cypriot government that they would take a percentage out of each savings account in exchange for a loan from the eurozone
d)  Cyprus’ new regulations on how many bones owners are permitted to give to their dogs

Scroll down to the bottom of the page for the answers.

Cartoon by Matt Pritchett, The Telegraph (London).
























Answer(s)

c)  the announcement by the Cypriot government that they would take a percentage out of each savings account in exchange for a loan from the eurozone