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May 25, 2016
May 25, 2016

Eurozone in ‘breakthrough’ Greece deal

Eurozone finance ministers agree to extend further bailout loans to Greece as well as debt relief, in what they call a "major breakthrough".

May 9, 2016
May 9, 2016

Greek PM seeks debt relief, end to 'vicious cycle'

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras says it is time to end the "vicious cycle" of cuts and to start talks with the eurozone on debt relief.

August 14, 2015
August 14, 2015

Greek MPs back €85bn bailout after marathon talks (video)

The Greek parliament has backed the country's new bailout deal after all-night talks, despite a rebellion by many MPs in the governing Syriza party.

July 15, 2015
July 15, 2015

Greece debt crisis: IMF attacks EU over bailout

The International Monetary Fund attacks the bailout deal offered by eurozone leaders to Greece.

July 13, 2015
July 13, 2015

Greece debt crisis: Eurozone summit 'reaches agreement'

Eurozone leaders say they have reached an agreement over a third bailout for Greece after marathon talks.

July 12, 2015
July 12, 2015

Eurozone to resume Greece talks

Eurozone finance ministers are due to resume crunch talks in Brussels on a bailout deal for Greece.

July 10, 2015
July 10, 2015

Hopes rise of Greece bailout breakthrough

Fresh Greek bailout reform proposals submitted to Eurozone partners are cheered by France and Italy, raising hopes that a last-ditch compromise could be reached to prevent a dreaded "Grexit."

July 9, 2015
July 9, 2015

Greece extends bank closures

The Greek government has extended bank closures and a €60 (£43; $66) daily limit on ATM withdrawals until Monday.

July 8, 2015
July 8, 2015

'Final deadline' for Greece debt plan

The eurozone has given Greece until Thursday to present new proposals to secure a deal with creditors, and has called a full EU summit for Sunday.

July 6, 2015
July 6, 2015

Greek finance minister resigns

Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis announces his resignation on Monday, a day after Greeks delivered a resounding 'No' to the conditions of a rescue package.