Merkel Tells CNBC: Determined to Keep Greece in the Euro Zone

Wednesday, 16 May 2012 | 6:00 AM ET

In an interview with CNBC, German Chancellor Angela Merkel reiterated that Germany wants Greece to stay in the euro, but warned that the country must play by the rules and honor its commitments. Merkel told CNBC's Silvia Wadhwa, "I want Greece to stay in the euro. I think that would be good for Greece and for all of us."