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IMF chief cuts Asian trip short to make it to Greece meeting

International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde is cutting her Asian trip short to make it to the Eurogroup on Tuesday after having failed to agree with EU finance ministers on how to deal with Greece's debt. "It is not over until the fat lady sings," Lagarde said Friday in Manila.

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