EU Starts Search for Greece Deal

Supporters oF SYRIZA greet Alexis Tsipras.SYRIZA (CoalitionEuropean finance ministers started work on reviving Greece’s troubled rescue program as new Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras took office promising to end austerity.

Finance chiefs from the 19-nation euro area signaled their willingness to do a deal with Tsipras — so long as the new Greek prime minister drops his demand for a debt writedown. At a meeting in Brussels on Monday, ministers agreed quickly to work with the new government to help keep Greece in the euro, Dutch Finance Minister Jeroen Dijsselbloem said. Read Full Article

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