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A Grim Outlook As Greece Struggles To Repay Its Debts05:12
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Greek and E.U. flags flutter in front of the prime minister's office in Athens during his meeting with top ministers on May 13, 2015. (Louisa Gouliamaki/AFP/Getty Images)
Greek and E.U. flags flutter in front of the prime minister's office in Athens during his meeting with top ministers on May 13, 2015. (Louisa Gouliamaki/AFP/Getty Images)
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Greece has been struggling since near financial collapse a year ago. Now, a government official says the country will not be able to make an upcoming repayment to the International Monetary Fund unless a deal with creditors is reached to unlock bailout funds.

The announcement has sent the eurozone into alert mode. Here & Now's Robin Young speaks with journalist John Psaropoulos about what the announcement means in the broader context.

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This segment aired on May 20, 2015.

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