Supporters of the communist-affiliated union PAME shout slogans during an anti-austerity rally in front of the parliament in Athens, Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017.

Greece’s government has called on Germany to drop what it described as “irrational” budget demands in the country’s bailout program, a day after Greece and its European creditors agreed to resume talks on new reforms.

(AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)