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Greece plays up progress as it takes on delicate EU presidency

Greece's Finance Minister Yannis Stournaras (R) and Deputy Finance Minister Christos Staikouras listen to questions during a news briefing related to the Greek presidency of the European Union in Athens January 7, 2014. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

Greece's Finance Minister Yannis Stournaras (R) and Deputy Finance Minister Christos Staikouras listen to questions during a news briefing related to the Greek presidency of the European Union in Athens January 7, 2014. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

Greece's Finance Minister Yannis Stournaras (R) and Deputy Finance Minister Christos Staikouras listen to questions during a news briefing related to the Greek presidency of the European Union in Athens January 7, 2014. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis
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A man leaves the Bank of Greece headquarters in central Athens November 27, 2013. REUTERS/John Kolesidis

A man leaves the Bank of Greece headquarters in central Athens November 27, 2013. REUTERS/John Kolesidis

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