Thessaloniki rally highlights political complexities of addressing name issue
Tsipras tries to secure church's support in Macedonia name talks
SYRIZA looks towards bailout finishing line and beyond
Cabinet reshuffle and new bond issue coming up next for Tsipras
Coalition approves multi-bill in Parliament, Tsipras picks up extra MP
Coalition hits some turbulence but expects cohesion for multi-bill vote
Greek coalition left with bailout exit conditions it wanted to avoid
Eurozone finance ministers have agreed that Greece should be given a precautionary credit line when the European part of its bailout is completed at the end of the year but the new agreement will entail new conditionality, a role for the International Monetary Fund and debt relief talks being put at the back burner – all factors that the coalition wanted to avoid for domestic reasons.
Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem confirmed on Thursday night that there was an agreement that Greece should proceed with a European Stability Mechanism (ESM) tool called Enhanced Conditions Credit Line (ECCL).
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