IMF warns of huge financial hole as Greek vote looms

Pro-EU protester places a sticker that reads "Yes to Greece, Yes to the Euro" in Iraklio on the island of CreteBy Renee Maltezou and David Chance ATHENS/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The International Monetary Fund delivered a stark warning on Thursday of the huge financial hole facing Greece as angry and uncertain voters prepare for a referendum that could decide their country's future in Europe. Days after Greece defaulted on part of its IMF debt, the Fund, part of the lenders' "troika" behind successive international bailouts, said Greece needed an extra 50 billion euros over the next three years, including 36 billion from its European partners, to stay afloat. It also needed significant debt relief.



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