German Chancellor Angela Merkel and other senior European Union (EU) officials last night called on Greece to shelve plans to quit the single currency and urged it to see out its austerity programme.
Following talks between European Union (EU) leaders on Wednesday night, Merkel said: "We want Greece to stay in the euro, but we insist that Greece sticks to commitments that it has agreed to." European...
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