SYRIZA prepares to debate deal as Tsipras's options narrow

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Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras left for Brussels on Wednesday insisting that he was going to meet European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker to discuss the proposals Athens had sent to its lenders on Monday, rather than to receive an ultimatum as most media have reported.

The details of both sides’ proposals remain sketchy but there are differences on key issues, such as fiscal targets, VAT, pension reform and labour regulations – as there have been from the start of negotiations.

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