**FILE** German Chancellor Angela Merkel (left) talks Aug. 24 2012, to Prime Minister of Greece Antonis Samaras during a welcome ceremony at the chancellery in Berlin. (Associated Press/dapd/Maja Hitij)

Photo by: Maja Hitij

**FILE** German Chancellor Angela Merkel (left) talks Aug. 24 2012, to Prime Minister of Greece Antonis Samaras during a welcome ceremony at the chancellery in Berlin. (Associated Press/dapd/Maja Hitij)