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What Greece Needs, Putin Can't Provide

To get debt relief for Greece, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras needs an approach more constructive than his ill-timed trip to Moscow.

Wink, wink.

Photographer: Sasha Mordovets/Getty Images

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has returned from a journey to Moscow that he says wasn't about asking for financial aid and that Russian President Vladimir Putin says wasn't an attempt on his part to exploit Europe's divisions. Both claims should be taken with a Siberian-sized pinch of salt. 

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