HUFFINGTON POST

Germans Forget Postwar History Lesson On Debt Relief In Greece Crisis

German Debts Agreement signed in London. The signing of the Agreement on German External Depts and of a number of related Agr
German Debts Agreement signed in London. The signing of the Agreement on German External Depts and of a number of related Agreements took place in London this morning, February 27, 1953, at Londonderry House. The AP-Photo shows: Herr Hermann J. Abs, the German Delegate, about to sign the agreement. Names of others are not mentioned. (AP-Photo)

As negotiations between Greece and its creditors stumbled toward breakdown, culminating in a sound rejection on Sunday by Greek voters of the conditions demanded in exchange for a financial lifeline, a vintage photo resurfaced on the Internet.

Read more on The New York Times

CONVERSATIONS