Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, right and Greek finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis, bottom left, smile each other during an emergency Parliament session in Athens, on Friday, June 5, 2015. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)
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Greek government officials Saturday played down the possibility of early elections to break an impasse with the country's creditors the day after Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras dismissed the lenders' latest cash-for-reforms offer.On Saturday, two ministers said they saw no case for elections and an opinion poll showed Greeks have little appetite for a return to the polls just five months after Tsipras won power on a radical leftist agenda to end austerity.An opinion poll published on Saturday showed only 35 percent of Greeks want the government to refuse to compromise with lenders, while 47 percent want it to reach a deal even if it means making concessions.
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