Exclusive: Euro Zone Discussed Capital Controls If Greek Exits Euro: Sources

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European finance officials have discussed limiting the size of withdrawals from ATM machines, imposing border checks and introducing euro zone capital controls as a worst-case scenario should Athens decide to leave the euro.

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