Almost as soon as he signed it, Greek Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos is reserving the right to change a guarantee he gave the country’s international lenders not to hand out bonuses without their permission.

Prime Minister and Radical Left SYRIZA leader Alexis Tsipras had Tsakalotos write the letter to appease Eurozone officials upset the Premier handed out 617 million euros ($644.92 million) in holiday bonuses to pensioners whose benefits he had slashed, and didn’t consult the creditors…