Athens Riots: Apocalypse …Yesterday (video, pics)

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Incalculable material damages.  170 ruined shops, cafes and banks branches, 45 of them totally burned down. Looting. Vandalism. The day light on Monday morning reveals the Apocalypse that occurred yesterday in the centre of Athens. In 14 different spots of the Greek capital. While the government MPs were voting in favor of the new loan agreement.

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Monday morning: Firebrigades still struggle

Dozens of employees without work place. Business owners without business. Amid an economic crisis and deep recession.

Video: burned down shop/ Stadiou Str.

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Broken glasses, broken dreams. The atmosphere still stinks of tear gas, smoke and fumes from burned material.

Video: small mall/ Harilaou Trikoupi Str.

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Police speaks of an ‘organized plan’ to destroy Athens.

Citizens and political parties wonder how could this happen.

 Why didn’t the police prevent such catastrophe? PASOK’s spokesman said on Monday morning, that there is no need for Minister of Citizens’ protection to resign…. Skai TV reported a some minutes ago, PM Papademos was about to invite Papoutsis for a …convincing explanation.

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