Readout of President Obama’s Call with Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany Re: Greece

Washington, DC—(ENEWSPF)—July 7, 2015.

The President and German Chancellor Angela Merkel spoke by phone this morning about Greece.  The leaders agreed it is in everyone’s interest to reach a durable agreement that will allow Greece to resume reforms, return to growth, and achieve debt sustainability within the Eurozone.  The leaders noted that their economic teams are monitoring the situation in Greece and remain in close contact.