Franco-German Talks on Greece ‘Permanent,’ Cazeneuve Tells Echos

France and Germany are in “permanent” consultation on Greece to defend European interests, Les Echos cited French European Affairs Minister Bernard Cazeneuve as saying in an interview scheduled to appear in tomorrow’s newspaper.

He was responding to a question about whether German Chancellor Angela Merkel may toughen her position toward Greece as she faces elections next year, according to Les Echos.

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