Socialist leader George Papandreou (R) and conservative party leader Antonis Samaras
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Greek coalition fails to agree cuts after talks

Greek PM Lucas Papademos has failed to secure the support of his coalition for a raft of new austerity measures, after more than seven hours of talks.

He met officials from three parties to try to secure a deal leading to a fresh bailout package.

Tom Esslemont reports.

  • 09 Feb 2012