Aid for Athens France Demands Direct Funding for Greek Banks

Europe has decided to release billions more in aid money to Athens pending progress on reform. But France believes it isn't enough and is demanding that ailing Greek banks be given direct assistance from European bailout funds. The proposal is controversial.
Municipal police officers react after learning on Monday that Athens plans to place 12,500 public sector workers on administrative leave.

Municipal police officers react after learning on Monday that Athens plans to place 12,500 public sector workers on administrative leave.

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Graphic Gallery: The Euro Crisis Refuses to Let Go
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Graphic Gallery: The Euro Crisis Refuses to Let Go

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