BARROSO VOWS TO HELP GREECE

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STORY: BARROSO VOWS TO HELP GREECEDATELINE: Nov. 22, 2011LENGTH: 0:02:23LOCATION: BrusselsINTROEuropean Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso says the EU would do its utmost to help Greece, if the debt-ridden country wants to help itself.Barroso made the remarks after meeting the Greek Prime Minister Lucas Papademos, who is visiting Brussels to meet EU officials.World News reports.PKGAt a joint press conference with Papademos on Monday, Barroso said the EU will put the best of its resources to support the Greek government, but only on condition that Greece wants to help itself.He says this means Greece should promote real broad national consensus, and Greek citizens would have to make hard sacrifices.Barroso outlined two objectives in the coming months to support the debt-ridden country.SOUNDBITE (ENGLISH) JOSE MANUEL BARROSO, EC PRESIDENT:"There are two essential objectives for the coming months. Firstly, a second program of financial assistance to Greece for the next three years
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