He says that the current European policy of propping up Greece through huge handouts is not working.
"It is like throwing money at a bottomless pit" he says.
He said he was willing to tear up the country's €130 billion bailout agreement reached in March this year, due to the conditions attached.
Greece has received more than €240 billion in bailout loans from the EU and the IMF :
- €110 billion in May 2010
- €130 billion in March 2012