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Emergency talks on Greek debt crisis

Emergency talks are being to be held in France in a desperate attempt to resolve the Greek debt crisis.

The Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou will join French President Nicolas Sarkozy and German Chancellor Angela Merkell for dinner.

His plan to hold a referendum on an EU bailout has shocked European leaders and he is also facing a backlash from members of his own party.

Keith Doyle reports.

  • 02 Nov 2011
  • From the section Europe
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