Jan 21 photo by dvergur
The current PM says he will not run. This is a direct result of their financial crisis and the growing protests.
Peaceful and prosperous were two words you would have used to describe Iceland. Now the island faces ruin as the credit crunch has wiped out banks and rendered the currency worthless. The icelandic Left-Green Movement have gone up in the polls. More remarkably civil disturbance has come to the streets of Iceland. Not really a riot by British or French standards, but the first time tear gas has been used in the nation since 1949.
Countries like Bulgaria, Ukraine could be next while Britain itself teeters at the edge of bankruptcy.