scrape the bottom of the barrel
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Scraping the Bottom
Barring a last-ditch deal with its creditors, that would leave no money to repay the International Monetary Fund almost 1 billion euros due in the first half of May. Athens' scramble for basic funds shows how extreme the financial constraints on Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras have become as he tries to convince skeptical foreign creditors to extend his country new financial aid. Officials from Greece and the lenders are meeting in Brussels on Saturday for a new round of negotiations ahead of a key euro zone finance ministers' meeting in Riga on April Euro zone officials have voiced scepticism about previous Greek warnings of empty coffers, although even they acknowledge a crunch is nearing.
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