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Greek 'no' vote places EU leaders on the back foot

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 05:50
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Supporters of the "no" vote waving Greek national flags to celebrate as early results show them ahead in the Greek referendum in Thessaloniki, Greece on Sunday.

London

A RESOUNDING Greek vote against creditor austerity demands has pushed European Union (EU) leaders on the back foot.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande met on Monday ahead of a meeting of EU leaders on Tuesday after 61.3 per cent of Greek