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Greek Referendum: Triumph of Democracy over Bankers?
WASHINGTON - Greeks overwhelmingly rejected conditions for bailout by the European "troika" (European Union, European Central Bank and International Monetary Fund) in a referendum
In a move that surprised many, Yanis Varoufakis just resigned as Greek finance minister.
. This is widely seen as strengthening the hand of the Greek government in negotiating a more favorable package.
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