09/17/2011 05:21 pm ET | Updated Nov 17, 2011

Debt Crisis: Greek Prime Minister Cancels Trip To US

Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou has cancelled a visit to the US amid mounting concern over the country's debt crisis.

His office said he had decided to return as "next week is particularly crucial" in efforts to secure the country's next bailout loan.

Greek media said he took the decision after consultations with Finance Minister Evangelos Venizelos.

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