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EU Prepares for Greek Aftermath as Summit on Euro Looms

Faced with Greek elections that threaten to result in only more disarray, European leaders are set to turn their attention to safeguarding the other 98 percent of the euro-area economy.

With investors and policy makers clamoring for clarity amidst what Bank of England Governor Mervyn King called a “black cloud” over the world economy, Europe’s chiefs are preparing for their fourth make-or-break summit in a year. The two largest parties, New Democracy and Syriza, are in a dead heat in parliamentary elections, according to an exit poll.