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Europe Urges Greece to Resume Talks as Crisis Grows

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Greek Crisis Hits Wallets

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European policy makers urged Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’s government to return to the negotiating table and avert the growing risk that Greece falls out of the euro.

The exit of Greece from the 19-nation euro zone “is a risk -- it’s the risk that is before the Greek people above all else,” French Finance Minister Michel Sapin said on France Inter radio on Monday. “The truth is -- and the Greek people can see this -- do you want to continue the talks or do you want to take the risk of leaving the euro zone?”