Greek bailout ends; debt issues persist

Posted: August 18, 2018 at 1:50 a.m.

Workers repair the facade of the Athens headquarters of the Bank of Greece in June. As Greece’s bailout nears an end, the country now owes $366 billion in debt, or over 180 percent of its annual economic output.

Greece officially completes its bailout program Monday, after eight years of cutbacks enforced in return for big loans after an economic collapse.

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