Tuesday February 18, 2020

Greece stumbles toward euro exit

19th June, 2015

Greece lurched closer to an exit from the euro as a meeting of finance officials to reach a deal over aid dissolved in acrimony, forcing leaders to call for an emergency summit for Monday.

As the European Central Bank prepared for its own emergency session on Friday, thousands of Greeks piled outside parliament in Athens asking for the nation to be saved from default. Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras government blamed a conspiracy to blackmail Greece...

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