Greece, the world's third most indebted country, sought to extend its loan by six months. Last week, Greece was able to negotiate a deal with the Eurozone to secure a four-month bailout extension.
On Wednesday, February 25 Jubilee's Executive Director Eric LeCompte discussed the debt crisis in Greece and the steps needed to be taken to address Greece's financial crisis. He highlighted the importance of understanding the role of the IMF and the issues of debt relief, tax justice and debt restructuring. Listen to Eric's interview here.