Tagged: riots

Molotov-wielding youths target PASOK, Culture Ministry

A group of around 10 youths hurled Molotov cocktails at the headquarters of socialist PASOK on Harilaou Trikoupi Street near central Athens shortly after 1 p.m. on Sunday, causing minor damage but no injuries. Earlier, youths wielding firebombs had clashed with riot police close to the National Archaeological Museum. Some of the youths hurled Molotov […]

Violent episodes break out at Syntagma square

Violent episodes broke out at Syntagma square , when unknown individuals started throwing Molotov cocktails and police responding with tear gas. Earlier clashes also recorded between protesters and the police at Klafthmonos Square, while one person was arrested.

Greek derby canceled after fan riots

Greek soccer was dealt yet another blow on Saturday after the cancelation of the Panathinaikos vs Olympiakos derby and the riots with one police officer injured and significant damage to the area surrounding the Panathinaikos ground at Ambelokipi. An hour and a half before kickoff the entrance of Olympiakos players on the turf at the […]