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Greek PM Alexis Tsipras

Greek talks in chaos

MADRID | June 1, 2015 | By JP Marín ArreseWhen Tsipras took over matters from Varoufakis a couple of weeks ago, observers were mildly optimistic about the prospect of Greece reaching a fair deal with its creditors. But yesterday’s remarks by the Hellenic PM on the ‘absurd’ demands filed by his counterparts has dealt a heavy blow to such hopes. The chances of broking an agreement are far away and there are  increasing doubts over the ability to reach an understanding before it is too late.