Greek PM meets Merkel, urges speeded up reform-for-cash deal

April 23, 2015 3:51 PM

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Greek PM meets Merkel, urges speeded up reform-for-cash deal

BRUSSELS/BERLIN (Reuters) - Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras called for a speeding up of work to conclude a reform-for-cash deal with euro zone creditors to keep his country afloat after talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday.

The leftist Greek premier met the conservative German leader before an emergency European Union summit on migration, a day before euro zone finance ministers meet in Riga to review progress -- or the lack of it -- in slow-moving negotiations between Athens and its international lenders.

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