The Greek government has requested a new bailout deal from the eurozone, just hours before its bailout expires and it must repay €1.6bn (£1.1bn) to the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
BBC: June 30, 2015
Greek banks remained shut Tuesday as the nation appeared ready to formally default on a $1.8 billion loan repayment to the International Monetary Fund.
June 30, 2015
The European Commission chief, Jean-Claude Juncker, has said he feels "betrayed" by the "egotism" shown by Greece in failed debt talks.
BBC: June 29, 2015
It has been obvious for some time that the creation of the euro was a terrible mistake.
New York Times (blogs): June 29, 2015
The full statement of European Commission's Jonathan Hill follows:
June 29, 2015
U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew urged Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras to find ‘a sustainable’ solution to the Greek financial crisis for the sake of the global economy.
June 29, 2015
June 27th is a historic day for Greece. It will most probably also prove to be an ominous day, but this does not make it less historic.
Paschos Mandravelis: June 28, 2015
Greece's creditors offered on Friday to let it set a reduced rate of value-added tax for hotels, according to a document released by the European Commission on Sunday
Reuters: June 28, 2015
Until now, every warning about an imminent breakup of the euro has proved wrong. Governments, whatever they said during the election, give in to the demands of the troika
New York Times: June 28, 2015
Greek banks will remain shut for an unspecified time and the country is imposing restrictions on bank withdrawals following a recommendation by the Bank of Greece, the country's prime minister said Sunday.
Los Angeles Times: June 28, 2015