Greece's leaders of political parties meet in Presidential mansion Athens

Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou (3rd L), Communist Party of Greece general secretary Aleka Papariga (2nd L), Radical Left Coalition Parliamentary head Alexis Tsipras (L), main opposition New Democracy leader Antonis Samaras (2nd R) and Popular Orthodox Rally (LA.OS) leader George Karatzaferis (R) appear during a meeting chaired by President of the Hellenic Republic Karolos Papoulias (C) at the presidential mansion in Athens December 15, 2009.Financial markets gave Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou's emergency deficit-cutting plan a thumbs-down on Tuesday, selling Greek debt and bank shares as workers launched protests against planned austerity. REUTERS/Orestis Panagiotou/Pool (GREECE - Tags: SOCIETY BUSINESS POLITICS)