Tagged: attacked

Riot police attacked in Exarchia

Riot police units stationed in Athens’s Exarchia district were attacked by self-styled anarchists on Friday night, authorities said. The incident occurred on Tositsa Street, outside the Athens Polytechnic. Seven suspects were detained after the attack. No injuries were reported.

Police attacked with Molotov cocktails in downtown Athens

Riot police units stationed in Athens’s Exarchia district were attacked by unknown assailants with Molotov cocktails on Friday night, authorities said on Saturday. The incident occurred shortly after 10 p.m. on Tositsa Street, outside the old Athens Polytechnic. Another firebomb attack took place at around 10.30 p.m. against the offices of PASOK on Harilaou Trikoupi […]

Police attacked with fire bombs in central Athens

The area of the Athens Polytechnic in Exarchia was the scene of clashes between rioters and police units early Saturday morning. According to reports, the clashes began after unidentified assailants threw petrol bombs at a riot police unit stationed on the corner of Marnis and Patission streets and set fire to dumpsters. Patission was cordoned […]

MP Koumoutsakos attacked by a group of people

New Democracy’s MP Giorgos Koumoutsakos was fiercely attacked by a group of extremists. Mr. Koumoutsakos participated in the protest organized by the Pontian Association of Greece in Syntagma square against the statements of Minister of Education Nikos Filis who refuted the Pontic Genocide and the fact that this chapter has been removed from the high […]