Tag Archives: Athens

30Jun/15

Analyst says Germany playing “dangerous game of chicken” with Greece

As Greece pleads for a short-term bailout extension to avert a midnight default, a U.S. analyst says Germany must urge the IMF to offer some sort of face-saving measure for Greece or risk further economic fallout.

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25Jun/15

Greek minister accuses creditors of blackmail

Greek ministers are speculating creditors are conspiring against Athens as euro zone ministers say they will work with creditor proposal not the Greek one, but many still hopeful of a deal.

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24May/15

‘Catastrophic’ for Greece to leave euro – Varoufakis

Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis says it would be “catastrophic” if Greece left the euro, predicting it would herald “the beginning of the end of the common currency project”.

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