Germany's Angela Merkel says Greece must continue with agreed reforms
7 May 2012 Last updated at 15:12 BST
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.