Lew Tells Dijsselbloem, Others To Keep Greece In Eurozone

By Steve GoldsteinMarketWatch Pulse

The Treasury Department said Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew told leaders including Eurogroup President and Finance Minister of the Netherlands Jeroen Dijsselbloem that it's in the best interest for the global economy for Greece and its creditors to continue to work toward a solution that puts Greece on a path toward reform and recovery within the eurozone. He spoke separately by phone with Dijsselbloem, Italian Finance Minister Pier Carlo Padoan, and French Finance Minister Michel Sapin.

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