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Hollande: Greece must be in Euro

French president Francois Hollande has said that Greece must remain in the eurozone. His comments come after Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras met the president in Paris for finance talks.

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Greek PM meets French president for finance talks

Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras is meeting French President Francois Hollande today for talks on the Greek financial crisis.

France's President Hollande welcomes Greece's Prime Minister Samaras at the Elysee Palace in Paris. Credit: Reuters

The meeting comes a day after Samaras met German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin. Samaras is expected to request more time to implement austerity and is expected to formally ask for Greece's reform plan to be relaxed in his talks with Hollande, and in his earlier meeting in Germany.

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