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Referendum Warning

Referendum WarningReferendum Warning

Finance minister Yanis Varoufakis upped the stakes sharply ahead of Monday’s crucial Eurogroup meeting in Brussels by raising the prospect of new Greek elections or even a referendum on any debt deal, EUBusiness reported. If eurozone ministers do not accept seven major reforms Greece has put forward to unlock the next tranche of its much-needed bailout, “there could be problems”, he warned.