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Greece must 'abide' by bailout terms - Germany

The German government expects Greece to uphold the terms of its international bailout agreement, a spokesman for Chancellor Angela Merkel has said.
BBC: January 4, 2015

Greek bailout talks only after vote: IMF

Greece's bailout review will resume only after a new government is in place, the International Monetary Fund says.
December 29, 2014

Germany warns Greece over reforms as radical left rises

Germany's finance minister warned Greece that any new government must respect commitments made by its predecessor, as the country moved closer to early elections that EU officials fear would be won by a radical leftist party.
The Business Insider: January 10, 2015

Schaeuble: 'cheap money shouldn't stop reform zeal' in euro zone

German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble expressed his reservations against the European Central Bank launching a bond buying stimulus program and praised Bundesbank president Jens Weidmann's arguments against such moves.
Reuters: December 27, 2014

Greek candidate willing to call European leaders’ bluff

Alexis Tsipras told Greek voters as recently as last week that his government would cease to enforce the bail-out demands
The Telegraph: December 10, 2014

Greek PM denies planning tax rises to satisfy creditors

Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras said Tuesday he had rejected calls from the EU and IMF to raise taxes to satisfy the demands of the country's bailout programme.
AFP: December 3, 2014

Tsipras: I will not sign any agreement requested by lenders

Main opposition Radical Left Coalition (SYRIZA) leader Alexis Tsipras said in an interview to private Skai television on Monday that he will never sign an agreement requested by Greece's troika of lenders
December 2, 2014

Greece exits recession after crisis that put euro at risk

Greece ended its worst recession in more than a half-century, emerging from a period marked by two bailouts and financial-market turmoil that almost pushed the country out of the euro.
Bloomberg: November 14, 2014

EU Commission: Troika return depends on progress in prior actions

The last Eurogroup discussed the future of Greece's programme and the next steps in a positive way, European Commission spokeswoman Mina Andreeva said on Tuesday.
November 11, 2014

Gov't handed list of 19 reforms demanded by troika

Troika envoys have sent Finance Minister Gikas Hardouvelis (photo) a list of 19 tough reforms they want authorities to carry out for their latest review to be completed in time for a Eurogroup summit due on December 8,
eKathimerini: November 11, 2014