EU agreement will allow Greece more bailout cash

Beleaguered nation week behind repaying current loan installment

Posted: November 27, 2012 at 3:14 a.m.

Spain’s Economy Minister Luis de Guindos (left) speaks with the media Monday as he arrives for a meeting of eurogroup finance ministers at the EU Council building in Brussels.

After a marathon negotiation session, finance ministers from the 17 European Union countries that use the euro struck an agreement with the International Monetary Fund on a program to reduce Greek debt and put Athens on the way to get the next installment of its much-needed bailout loans.

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