06/26/2015 18:27 EDT | Updated 06/26/2016 01:12 EDT

Greek development minister calls on nation to reject bailout deal in July 5 referendum

ATHENS, Greece - Greece's development minister is urging the nation to vote against the country's bailout deal with international creditors in a July 5 referendum.Panayiotis Lafazanis says Greeks will answer "with a resounding no" in the vote.Lafazanis spoke early Saturday, after an emergency cabinet meeting during which Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras announced his intention to call the referendum.