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Prime Mnister Tsipras says Greece ready for deal with lenders but not on 'humiliating terms'

  • Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras addresses the audience during a Syriza party central committee meeting in Athens, Greece, on Saturday, May 23, 2015. Tsipras has told leaders of the governing Radical Left Coalition that Greece is ready to accept a "viable and long lasting" deal with its lenders, but not on "humiliating terms." (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)

    Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras addresses the audience during a Syriza party central committee meeting in Athens, Greece, on Saturday, May 23, 2015. Tsipras has told leaders of the governing Radical Left Coalition that Greece is ready to accept a "viable and long lasting" deal with its lenders, but not on "humiliating terms." (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)  (The Associated Press)

  • Greece's Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis, center, listens to a speech by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras during a Syriza party central committee meeting in Athens, Greece, on Saturday, May 23, 2015. Tsipras has told leaders of the governing Radical Left Coalition that Greece is ready to accept a "viable and long lasting" deal with its lenders, but not on "humiliating terms." (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)

    Greece's Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis, center, listens to a speech by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras during a Syriza party central committee meeting in Athens, Greece, on Saturday, May 23, 2015. Tsipras has told leaders of the governing Radical Left Coalition that Greece is ready to accept a "viable and long lasting" deal with its lenders, but not on "humiliating terms." (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)  (The Associated Press)

  • Greece's Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis arrives for a Syriza party central committee meeting in Athens, Greece, on Saturday, May 23, 2015. Tsipras has told leaders of the governing Radical Left Coalition that Greece is ready to accept a "viable and long lasting" deal with its lenders, but not on "humiliating terms." (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)

    Greece's Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis arrives for a Syriza party central committee meeting in Athens, Greece, on Saturday, May 23, 2015. Tsipras has told leaders of the governing Radical Left Coalition that Greece is ready to accept a "viable and long lasting" deal with its lenders, but not on "humiliating terms." (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)  (The Associated Press)

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has told leaders of the governing Radical Left Coalition that Greece is ready to accept a "viable and long lasting" deal with its lenders, but not on "humiliating terms."

At Saturday's meeting, Tsipras described the accomplishments of Syriza's first four months in government, which have been dominated by the negotiations with the heavily indebted country's creditors.

Although he said negotiations had entered a "final stretch," Tsipras hinted there is much ground still to be covered and that the Greek people cannot take more austerity. He also accused the International Monetary Fund of sticking to unreasonable demands and accused unnamed European officials of anticipating a failure of the negotiations.