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Greece-troika talks on good path, deal still sought- finmin

ATHENS, Oct 3 (Reuters) - Greece's talks with international lenders to reach an agreement on an 11.5 billion euro austerity package are progressing well, the country's finance minister said on Wednesday.

"Discussions with the troika (EU/ECB/IMF) are on a good track," Yannis Stournaras told reporters after meeting with Prime Minister Antonis Samaras.

"There is still a large gap, we are trying to reach a compromise to seal a deal."

(Reporting by Lefteris Papadimas)

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