Here Are the European Officials You Should Follow on Twitter to Stay on top of the Greek Crisis

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Yanis Varoufakis, Greece's finance minister, right, posts to Twitter quite frequently.

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As the crisis escalates in Greece with capital controls in place and a referendum now days away, here is a look at the politicians and officials you should follow on Twitter if you want to stay up to date on the latest eurozone events.

The social network has played a rather big role in distributing the news flow, as even some of the key negotiators are hearing of the events via Twitter posts from some of the officials listed below. For instance, shortly before midnight on Friday in Europe, representatives of the European Union, the International Monetary Fund and even Greece itself, learned via Twitter that a referendum was being proposed.

So, here are some of those officials you need to keep an eye on:

Yanis Varoufakis, finance minister of Greece:

Alexis Tsipras, prime minister of Greece:

Alexander Stubb, finance minister of Finland:

Jeroen Dijsselbloem, Dutch finance minister and Eurogroup president:

The European Central Bank:

The European Commission:

George Osborne, the U.K.'s chancellor of the exchequer:

Peter Kažimír, Slovakia's finance minister and deputy prime minister:

Jean-Claude Juncker, president of the EU Commission:

The European Stability Mechanism, the permanent crisis resolution mechanism for the euro area:

Margrethe Vestager, European commissioner for competition:

Valdis Dombrovskis, European Commission vice-president for the euro and social dialogue:

Margaritis Schinas, chief EU Commission spokesperson:

Donald Tusk, president of the European Council:

Federica Mogherini, vice president of the EU Commission:

Jonathan Hill, commissioner for financial stability, financial services and capital markets union EU Commission:

Michael Steen, head of media relations division at the ECB:

You can also follow all of these people in one place by subscribing to this Twitter list.

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