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  • German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble (CDU) speaks during a meeting of the German federal parliament, or Bundestag, on August 19, 2015 in Berlin, Germany.

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    LAST UPDATE : Aug 19, 2015, 7:48 AM EDT
  • Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras speaks during an interview to the radio station 'Sto Kokkino', in Athens, Greece, on 29 July 2015.

    P. M. Alexis Tsipras, struggling to contain a revolt in his Syriza party, said his government would not implement reform measures beyond those agreed with lenders.

    LAST UPDATE : Jul 29, 2015, 9:09 AM EDT
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  • Protesters chant slogans in front of the Greek parliament in central Athens, on June 29, 2015. Some 17,000 people took to the streets of Athens and Thessalonique to say 'No' to the latest offer of a bailout deal, accusing Greece's international creditors of blackmail.

    Government mulling whether to accept an offer that would let Greece repay part of its debt.

    LAST UPDATE : Jun 30, 2015, 7:51 AM EDT