German Chancellor Angela Merkel
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Germany's Angela Merkel says Greece must continue with agreed reforms

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said that it is of the greatest importance that Greece continues with reform plans already in place.

Speaking at a news conference she said it might be burdensome but it has to be continued.

Her comments came after a surge of voter support for anti-austerity parties in the Greek elections, with the two main parties attracting less than a third of the vote.

  • 07 May 2012
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