THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 7, 2015
Readout of the President’s Call with Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany
The President and German Chancellor Angela Merkel spoke by phone this morning about Greece. The leaders agreed it is in everyone’s interest to reach a durable agreement that will allow Greece to resume reforms, return to growth, and achieve debt sustainability within the Eurozone. The leaders noted that their economic teams are monitoring the situation in Greece and remain in close contact.