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Greece told to stop threatening creditors ahead of crunch summit

Europe's leaders take tough line with Athens as Angela Merkel warns there will be "no imminent solution" to the bail-out stand-off
The Telegraph: March 19, 2015

Greece still has a difficult road ahead, Chancellor Merkel says

Greece still has a difficult road ahead of it, German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday said adding that Greece has to understand that the help provided is an obligation for financial stability and reforms.
March 19, 2015

Greek leader defiant ahead of bailout meeting

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras insisted Wednesday his government will honor an election promise to end budget austerity — a note of defiance ahead of an expected meeting
The Killeen Daily Herald: March 18, 2015

Greek PM lashes out at reported EU criticism of bill to help poor

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Wednesday hit back at reported criticism from European partners on a bill legislating food stamps and free electricity to the poor, saying his government will not be scared into complying with lenders.
Reuters: March 18, 2015

Greeks lining up for social services feel pain of cash crunch

In the halls of the IKA state-welfare center on a recent rainy day in the Athens suburb of Neos Kosmos, Katerina Dimas and her eight-year-old son had front-row seats in the drama of Greece’s cash crunch.
Bloomberg: March 18, 2015

Humanitarian crisis bill 'inconsistent with Feb. 20 agreement,' EU official

The discussion of a draft bill on the humanitarian crisis in Greece that opened in the Parliament's plenum session brought further controversy on Tuesday,
March 18, 2015

Greece needs to implement structural reforms, IMF head says

Greece needs to implement structural reforms, International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde said on Monday, echoing other international creditors
March 16, 2015

Greek finance minister says some election vows can be put off

Greece's combative finance minister has indicated that Athens' new radical left government is prepared to put some of its campaign promises on hold while it seeks to build confidence among its creditors.
AFP: March 14, 2015

Athens ready to delay some reforms, hopeful for EU deal - Varoufakis

Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis said on Friday he was confident Athens could reach a deal by April 20 with its international creditors on the reforms it must implement to unblock further aid.
Yahoo! News: March 14, 2015

Greek prime minister promises to keep paying creditors

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras insisted Thursday that his government will pay debts that are due soon, even if Athens doesn't get part of a rescue loan that will only get released if current bailout talks are successful.
Town Hall: March 13, 2015