Wikileaks avaldas teksti telekonverentsist Poul Thomsen (IMF-i Euroopa juht) ja Delia Velkouleskou (IMF-i Kreeka missiooni juht) vahel. IMF peab võimalikuks Kreeka defaulti kokkusattumist ajaliselt UK referendumiga. IMF plaanib Saksamaale öelda, et kavatseb troikast lahkuda, kui ta ei saavuta Komisjoniga kokkulepet Kreeka võlaleevenduse/mahakirjutamise osas.
Thomsen said internally that the threat of an imminent financial catstrophe is needed to force the other players into a “decision point”. For Germany, on debt relief, and In the case of Greece, to accept the IMF’s austerity “measures,” — including raising taxes and cutting Greek pensions and working conditions. However the UK “Brexit” referendum in late June will paralyse European decision making at the critical moment.
“I am not going accept a package of small measures. I am not…” said Thomsen. “What is going to bring it all to a decision point? In the past there has been only one time when the decision has been made and then that was when [the Greeks] were about to run out of money seriously and to default. […] And possibly this is what is going to happen again. In that case, it drags on until July, and clearly the Europeans are not going to have any discussions for a month before the Brexits…”