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Deal between Greece and its European creditors raises questions

Deal between Greece and its European creditors raises questions

A deal between Greece and its European creditors Monday averted financial collapse and a rapid Greek exit from the Eurozone but raised questions about whether the government in Athens can muster the political support it needs or deliver on its promises. Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is facing opposition at home to an agreement that obliges him to rush a package of painful economic reform measures through Parliament by the end of Wednesday in a bid to secure an international bailout worth up to $96 billion. The measures include austerity cuts, tax hikes and pension reforms that Tsipras had previously denounced. The deal has roused anger among Greeks who say that creditors such as...

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