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Rasmus Ruffer , the head of European Central Bank delegation, Jurgen... NachrichtenfotoAbschied,Europa - Kontinent,Europäische Union,Europäische Zentralbank,Finanzen,Generalsekretär,Hauptfirmensitz,Horizontal,IMF,Lissabon,Menschen,Menschengruppe,Offizielles Treffen,Portugal,Sozialistische Partei,Troika - Eurokrise,Wirtschaft,ZentralbankPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPRasmus Ruffer (C), the head of European Central Bank (ECB) delegation, Jurgen Kroger (R) head of a European Union (EU) delegation and International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission chief for Portugal, and Abebe Selassie the head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) delegation Abebe Selassie (R) leave after a meeting with Jose Seguro, secretary general of the Socialist Party, at the Socialist Party headquarters, in Lisbon on March 1, 2013, as the so-called Troika of public creditors -- the European Union, the European Central Bank and the International Monetary Fund -- reviews the country's finances. Portugal was granted a financial rescue package worth 78 billion euros ($103 billion) in May 2011, in exchange for a pledge to straighten out its finances via austerity measures and economic reforms. AFP PHOTO / PATRICIA DE MELO MOREIRA (Photo credit should read PATRICIA DE MELO MOREIRA/AFP/Getty Images)