French EU Commissioner Moscovici 'A Grexit Would Be a Catastrophe'

In an interview, EU currency commissioner Pierre Moscovici, 57, discusses efforts in Brussels to ensure that Greece remains in the euro zone and why he believes a Greek exit would be a disaster for Europe.
EU currency commissioner Pierre Moscovici: "We cannot forget that a Grexit would have serious consequences for us."

EU currency commissioner Pierre Moscovici: "We cannot forget that a Grexit would have serious consequences for us."

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Graphic: The French budget deficit

Graphic: The French budget deficit

Foto: DER SPIEGEL
Translated from the German.