Tsipras’ Key Intervention Accelerated Agreement Procedures on Greek Bailout Deal

tsipras-maksimouGreek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras had phone contacts on Monday evening with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Francois Hollande, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and European Parliament President Martin Schulz aiming to speed up the negotiations in order to reach an agreement by Tuesday.

During his contacts, Tsipras underlined the need to complete the negotiations according to the EU Summit decisions, noting that Greece’s government is already moving on this direction.

Greek government sources estimate that Tsipras’ intervention was decisive and the developments confirmed all sides’ volition for an agreement.

(Source: ANA-MPA)