Greek coalition leaders back outline of new cuts

Greek coalition leaders back outline of new cuts

By NICHOLAS PAPHITIS The Associated Press
Published Aug 29, 2012 09:54AM MDT
Athens, Greece • Parties in Greece’s coalition government have reached broad agreement on a major new austerity package demanded by the country’s creditors but are still negotiating over the fine print, the country’s finance minister said Wednesday. Yannis Stournaras said officials from the three parties in the conservative-led coalition would hold further talks to settle remaining “technical” issues. “The basic scenario has been finalized, there are one or two minor issues that remain unresolve...
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