ADVERTISEMENT

Europe Weekly: Tsipras seeks Greek debt deal

Europe Weekly: Tsipras seeks Greek debt deal
Copyright 
By Euronews
Share this articleComments
Share this articleClose Button

Greece’s debt crisis has been dominating debate in Europe this week. Fresh from taking office, leftist Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has been

ADVERTISEMENT

Greece’s debt crisis has been dominating debate in Europe this week.

Fresh from taking office, leftist Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has been visiting EU capitals, as he looks to renegotiate a deal for the country’s 320 billion euro deficit.

Greece’s new Finance Minister, Yanis Varoufakis, dropped into Berlin – where it became clear that the demands of the far left and Germany are incompatible.

But, beyond the fate of the debt mountain, the issue now is how Greece will finance itself in the coming weeks – after the European Central Bank cut off funding channels for the country’s banks.

Share this articleComments

You might also like

State of the Union: Protecting nature and controlling big tech

State of the Union: War economy and humanitarian aid

State of the Union: Defence of democracy and aid for Gaza