Latvian Premier Says Euro States Should Seek IMF Help, Welt Says

Latvian Prime Minister Valdis Dombrovskis said indebted euro-area states should seek assistance from the International Monetary Fund, Die Welt reported, citing an interview.

Governments of Greece, Portugal, Italy and possibly Spain should request IMF assistance that is tied to conditions to ease their financial situations, Dombrovskis told the newspaper.

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