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French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel during a press conference after their meeting at the Elysee Palace. The two leaders met to discuss the situation concerning the Greece in the European Union

Greece debt crisis: Angela Merkel and Francois Hollande issue Athens with 24-hour ultimatum to avoid crashing out of the euro

Vladimir Putin has 'expressed support for the Greek people' after a phonecall with Alexis Tsipras in the aftermath of the referendum

According to German media, Angela Merkel is desperate not to go down in history as the chancellor who initiated the break-up of the eurozone

Greece debt crisis: Angela Merkel faces revolt from the right for wanting to keep Athens in euro

One MP described the Greek government as 'rip-off merchants' and 'conmen'

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, front left, at Tuesday’s emergency eurozone summit in Brussels
Gone but not forgotten: women from Srebrenica with pictures of their missing loved ones

Srebrenica 20 years after the genocide: Why the survivors need closure

Until 20 years ago, it was a Muslim-majority town in disputed Bosnian territory. Then the Serbs attacked and put it on the map of infamy

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Olive oil on display in an Athens supermarket

Greece debt crisis: Olive oil supplies threatened as banking system grinds to a halt

Supplies of the precious commodity have been hit by dwindling confidence

A soldier walks outside the weapons stocks military base in Miramas , southern France, Tuesday, July 7, 2015. French authorities are investigating the theft of roughly 200 detonators plus grenades and plastic explosives from the military site. The break-in comes as France has strengthened its security measures after two deadly attacks by extremists this year.

French munitions theft: Around 200 detonators and grenades stolen from military site

Thieves appear to have cut through a fence

Greece debt crisis: Alexis Tsipras is an author of Greek tragedy, says Wikipedia

The usually sedate 'Greek tragedy' page has seen renewed activity over the last week

Pamplona Running of the Bulls 2015: Three men gored and 10 hospitalised on first day of festival

The run lasted just under two and a half minutes and saw one man gored in the chest

Channel Tunnel: Migrant 'dies on train trying to reach the UK' after 400 try to storm tunnel

Eurostar announced delays to services due to 'trespassers in the tunnel'

Yanis Varoufakis leaving the Ministry of Finance on Monday with his wife Danai

Greece debt crisis: Yanis Varoufakis rides out with a final blast of invective

'I wear the creditors’ loathing with pride'

If Greece leave the single currency, perhaps returning to the Drachma, it would represent a shattering blow to the reputation of this generation of European leaders

Greece debt crisis: 3 possible scenarios for the nation's future

Who will capitulate? The Greeks? The creditors? Or no-one at all?

Pablo Iglesias, the leader of Spain’s anti-austerity party Podemos

Greece debt crisis: Trouble is, if you help the Greeks, everyone will want the same favours

The eurozone and European Commission are facing an impossible dilemma

French President Francois Hollande, right, meets German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, at the Elysee Palace in Paris following the Greek people's resounding 'No' in the referendum

Greece debt crisis: EU 'family' needs to forgive rather than punish an impoverished state

An outbreak of malaria in Greece four years ago helps us understand the crisis

George Osborne told MPs on Monday ‘the situation risks going from bad to worse’

Greece debt crisis: Britain appeals to both sides to take their 'one last chance' to resolve situation

The Government is advising holidaymakers heading for Greece to take enough medical supplies with them after reports of shortages and showing pensioners living there how to switch payments of their UK pensions to non-Greek bank accounts

Euclid Tsakalotos has been a staunch left-wing Syriza supporter for years, serving as a member of the party’s central committee

Greece debt crisis: Euclid Tsakalotos - the new finance minister with one of the most challenging jobs in the EU

The Oxford-educated economist is about as far from his flamboyant and assertive predecessor, Yanis Varoufakis, as it is possible to be

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