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Greek recession eases in sixth year of crisis

Recession in the Greek economy eased in the second quarter, official data showed on Monday but some circles are sceptical that the country can climb out of crisis without new help.
AFP: August 12, 2013

Greece stuck in recession, bailout targets at risk

Greece's recession eased slightly in the second quarter but not nearly enough to boost tax revenues to levels the government needs to meet its bailout targets, figures showed on Monday.
Reuters: August 12, 2013

Bundesbank report on Greece raises pressure on Merkel

German opposition parties accused Chancellor Angela Merkel on Sunday of lying before elections next month about the risks of a new bailout for Greece, after a magazine reported the Bundesbank expects it will need more European aid in early 2014.
Reuters: August 12, 2013

Bundesbank expects more aid for Greece by 2014: report

Germany's central bank expects Greece to receive another bail-out loan later this year or by early 2014, the German weekly Der Spiegel reported Sunday, citing an internal Bundesbank document.
AFP: August 11, 2013