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Papandreou to meet Sarkozy in Paris, report says

Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou will travel to Paris on Friday to meet with French President Nicolas Sarkozy, sources told Reuters Thursday.

The two leaders are expected to discuss the eurozone debt crisis and the EU leaders July agreement, the source said.

Angela Merkel, the German chancellor who was on Thursday facing a crucial vote on eurozone rescue schemes, is set to visit the French capital a day later.