|Kontogiannis, Dimitris, Spiegel, Peter
Greek politicians on the 25 November 2012 failed again to finalise an overhauled bailout that would give them two additional years to meet tough deficit targets after a holdout leader of a small coalition party continued to resist sweeping labour reforms.
Despite delays in Athens, eurozone and International Monetary Fund officials met in Brussels to begin negotiations over how to pay for the revised programme. Officials were hoping to complete a deal before a 13 November 2012 meeting of eurozone finance ministers.
Deutsche Welle in a feature on the 26 October 2012 examined why the publication of the latest review of the actions taken by the Greek government by the Troika (IMF/EC/ECB) was being repeatedly delayed.
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