Greece Lightning


As dire as the situation seemed a week ago, it’s all smiles today. After a referendum vote that saw Greeks vociferously reject Europe’s strict budget-cutting, tax-hiking proposal, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras came back to the negotiating table in Brussels and agreed to a stricter deal. There are still risks ahead, particularly political ones.

Here’s a comprehensive summary of the drama from the Washington Post.

(Photo credit: Geert Vanden Wijngaert/AP)