Tsipras, Merkel agree on the need to find a solution on the Greek debt at the Eurogroup

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and German Chancellor Angela Merkel agreed in a telephone contact that a solution to the Greek debt issue is necessary and feasible at the next Eurogroup meeting on May 22.

According to the prime minister’s press office, Tsipras had a phone contact with Merkel on Tuesday to discuss the Greek issue. The two leaders agreed on finding a solution at the next Eurogroup.

They also discussed the refugee issue and the EU-Turkey relations.

The Greek prime minister also had a phone contact with the Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades to discuss the Cyprus issue.