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Rallies Held in Athens Ahead of Bailout Vote – Rioters Clash With Police Outside...

Clashes broke out between police and rioters around the Greek Parliament in downtown Athens on Wednesday. Greek lawmakers are now convening in parliament to vote on...
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Amnesty International: ‘Unlawful Greek Police Violence Must End and Perpetrators Held Accountable’

Amnesty International released a public statement condemning the "unlawful practices" used by the Greek police to control protests in Greece, urging the Greek government...

Two Suspects in Deadly 2010 Marfin Bank Fire

Greek authorities said they have two suspects in the firebombing of a Marfin Bank branch during a 2010 protest that killed three people, including...

Athens in Flames: Historic Cinemas, Cafes, Shops and Banks On Fire

 Historic cinemas, cafes, shops and banks went up in flames in central Athens on Sunday as black-masked protesters fought Greek police outside parliament, while...

Google shows ‘Greek Riots’ among the most searched keywords in Zeitgeist 2011 Review

SAIEamakLoY Google in a video titled "Zeitgeist 2011: Year In Review summarizes the major events of 2011 as they were registered in the searches of...

After Yogurt, Bottles, and Stones, Greeks Add Eggs to Protest Arsenal

After picketing their homes, jeering them, pelting them with yogurt, throwing bottles and stones at them, Greek citizens have taken to venting their frustration...

Big Mac Phenomenon in Relation to Greece’s Tragedy

Soccer club owner Makis Psomiadis – one of Greece’s most wanted men- was arrested after the anti-terrorist squad raided a luxurious villa in south...

What Lies Beneath The Hoodie: London 2011 vs. Athens 2008

August 2011: as a result of a police fatal shooting, disaffected hooded youth burn[...]

Member of Parliament Trapped and Attacked by Angry Crowd in Central Greece

5kkiEfO9rQE An angry crowd trapped a member of the parliament in Lamia, a city in central Greece. Nikos Tsionis was in the area visiting...

Why We Are All Destroying Greece

7hcOYs659uQ Greece, why did we destroy everything at Syntagma? The stairs, the benches, the camps that people had created protesting against a government...

General Strike Leads to Full Scale Rioting in Athens

General strike sees thousands of protesters gathering in the center of Athens, mostly workers who happily took time off from their jobs to protest against a new round of austerity reforms which must pass in two parliamentary votes on Wednesday and Thursday.

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