Germany's Green Party on the Euro Crisis 'Merkel Must Put Politicians Back in the Driver's Seat'

In an interview with SPIEGEL ONLINE, Cem Özdemir, the co-leader of Germany's Green Party, talks of the challenges that Greece faces in sorting out its finances, argues in favor of a debt restructuring and calls on Chancellor Merkel to push for resolute action at Thursday's EU summit.
Green Party co-leader Cem Özdemir: "It's not enough just to save Greece for the next two or three months."

Green Party co-leader Cem Özdemir: "It's not enough just to save Greece for the next two or three months."

Foto: Jan Woitas/ dpa
Interview conducted by Florian Gathmann