NBC News — Greece's Prime Minister said tuesday that his debt-ridden country has great potential and can emerge from its deep economic crisis. He added that Greece was not a poor country but a mismanaged country.
Prime Minister George Papandreou made the comments at an industrial conference in Germany. He outlined Greece's efforts to tackle long neglected reforms in the wake of the debt crisis. He stressed that Greece would repay its international bailout and would not be forced to go into default.