'Instruments of Torture' The EU Steps Up Efforts in Search of a Solution for Greece

With Greece expected to begin a 5 billion euro bond issue this week, the European Union has said it wants Athens to introduce even more austerity measures to bring down its budget deficit. Euro zone chief Juncker now says he may reveal "instruments of torture" in the currency's battle against speculators.
Intense efforts are underway to prop up Greece in the face of ongoing speculation targeting the country.

Intense efforts are underway to prop up Greece in the face of ongoing speculation targeting the country.

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cgh -- with wire reports