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Rioters Attack Police with Petrol Bombs in Exarchia

Early Saturday morning clashes between rioters and the police took place near the Athens Polytechnic in Exarchia. Sources report that following a group of unidentified...

Self-Styled Anarchists Turn Exarchia Into a War Zone (Again)

The roads around the National Technical University of Athens (Polytechnic) were turned into a war zone again at dawn on Sunday as young anti-state...

Rouvikonas Anarchists Accuse the Police of Sly Tactics in Drug Busts

The Greek Police (ELAS) has accused the Greek anarchist group Rouvikonas (Rubicon) of standing in the way of efforts being made to tackle the...

Chief of Athens Traffic Police Violently Beaten After Protest Rally

Chief of Athens Traffic Police Giorgos Diamantopoulios was violently beaten by an attacker on Monday night after a protest rally in the capital's center. The...

Athens Mayor Calls on Gov’t to Empty Squats Used for Housing Migrants

Athens Mayor Giorgos Kaminis sent a letter to Citizen Protection and Migration Policy Ministers Nikos Toskas and Yannis Mouzalas asking for the evacuation of...

Municipal Councilors to Give Exarchia a Makeover: ‘We cannot allow there to be a...

The neighborhood of Exarchia in the center of Athens is known for its unique shops, free-spirited atmosphere and unfortunately for violence and drugs as...

Violence in Exarchia, Kiosk Swallowed in Flames

Exarchia, a central suburb of Athens known as being a cesspool of anarchy, was once again gripped by violence shortly after midnight on Saturday...

Urban Guerrilla Group Claims Responsibility for Last Month’s Execution-style Murder of Drug Dealer ‘Habibi’...

On Saturday a newly formed group calling itself Armed Militia Groups claimed responsibility for last month's execution-style murder of an Arab drug dealer in the...

Foreign Man Shot Dead at Exarchia in Drug Related Case, Police says

Two men on a motorcycle fatally shot a foreign man on Themistokleous Street in the Exarchia neighborhood in Athens, at 11:30 am on Tuesday. The...

Armed Robberies Took Place in Three Athens Supermarkets

An elaborate police operation is underway in Athens in order to locate three people who were allegedly involved in three successive armed robberies that...

Greek Police Arrest 7 After Riots and Petrol Bomb Attacks

Greek Police arrested seven rioters who had attacked policemen with petrol bombs in the area of Exarchia around midnight on Friday. It all started after a...

Greek FinMin Yanis Varoufakis Assaulted at Athens Restaurant

A group of about 30 youngsters verbally attacked and threatened with violence Yanis Varoufakis and his wife Danae Stratou as they were dining at a...

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