Greece Risks Losing Future Bailout Funds

April 19, 2015 11:45 AM

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The International Monetary Fund and the World Bank are wrapping up their spring meetings in Washington today. Officially, the meetings are about big issues like trade and falling oil prices. But behind the scenes, much of the discussion this past week has been about one country - Greece - and whether the new left-wing government there will default on its debts. NPR's Jim Zarroli reports.

JIM ZARROLI, BYLINE: On the surface, at least, officials at this week's meetings tried to sound a conciliatory tone. They spent much of the week in talks with Greek officials, and said they were more than willing to help Greece get its finances in order. IMF head, Christine Lagarde, spoke at a press...

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