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The clarity that the Greek government had hoped might emerge from the discussions at the sidelines of the International Monetary Fund Spring Meetings failed to materialise and significant issues relating to the post-programme period will have to be resolved in the coming weeks.
The meeting of the so-called Washington Group did not result in any visible compromise between the institutions, leaving some key differences between the European creditors and the International Monetary Fund.
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