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Euro states wanted to 'crush' Greece

Former US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner in book interview transcripts, obtained by the FT, suggested that euro-states in 2010 wanted to punish Greece for lying about its budget deficit. "Europeans came into that meeting basically saying: 'We’re going to teach the Greeks a lesson... we’re going to crush them.'"

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Germany rejects visa ban for Russian tourists

German chancellor Olaf Scholz said a total ban on tourist visas will not be supported by Berlin — adding that many refugees do not agree with the Russian regime.

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