The Latest: Europe rights group criticizes Greek vote plan

July 1, 2015 12:14 PM

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The head of the Council of Europe, Europe's top human rights institution, says Greece's referendum would fall short of international standards if held as planned on Sunday.

Council of Europe Secretary General Thorbjorn Jagland told The Associated Press that international standards recommend that a referendum be held with at least two weeks' notice to allow sufficient time for discussion, with a clear question put to the people and with international observers monitorin...

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