German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, and French President Francois Hollande
Media playback is unsupported on your device

Will Greece be given more time?

French President Francois Hollande is travelling to Berlin today for key talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

They will discuss whether to give Greece more time to make the cuts required by its bailout.

On Wednesday, Eurozone chief Jean-Claude Juncker kept the door open for a change to the terms, but Chancellor Merkel has already said that Greece must stick to its commitments.

The BBC's Alpa Patel reports.

  • 23 Aug 2012
  • From the section Europe
Go to next video: Euro delay 'creating uncertainty'