German Chancellor on the Offensive Merkel Blasts Greece over Retirement Age, Vacation

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday evening blasted Greece and demanded that Athens raise the retirement age and reduce vacation days. Germany will help, she said, but only if indebted countries help themselves.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Tuesday evening that Greece should raise its retirement age.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Tuesday evening that Greece should raise its retirement age.

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