BRUSSELS — Hopes for a breakthrough in negotiations for cash-strapped Greece were dashed again and another deadline was set.
Greece once again failed to get approval from its European creditors to receive the next batch of bailout loans that it needs to meet a debt repayment hump this summer. It also failed to secure an agreement on…
On This Day
- 1919: The Greek Army occupied Magnesia, Asia Minor.
- 1997: Shipowner Costas Peratikos was killed in Piraeus by the Revolutionary Organisation 17 November.
- 1997: Greek-Australian, Mark Philippoussis, recorded a personal best 229.0 km/h (142.3 mph) serve in a game against Albert Costa.
- 2002: Olympiakos became the first Greek water polo team to win the Champions League after defeating Honved 9-7 in the final in Budapest.