The World from Berlin 'The Finale of the Greek Drama Is Drawing Closer'

With Greece's next aid payment delayed following the release of dismal economic figures, insolvency is looming. European leaders have promised they won't abandon Athens, but some German commentators on Tuesday suggest that allowing the country to go bust may be the best option.
A Greek Finance Ministry employee during a sit-in on Tuesday, when Ministry workers staged protests of austerity measures across Athens.

A Greek Finance Ministry employee during a sit-in on Tuesday, when Ministry workers staged protests of austerity measures across Athens.

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-- Kristen Allen