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Germans, French among the 16 arrested during riots in Athens

Sixteen rioters arrested on Friday night in Exarchia district of  Athens are to be brought to the prosecutor on Saturday. According to a statement by Greek Police the nationalities of the arrested are: Nine Greeks aged 18-32 Two French, 22 and 26 years old Two German 30 and 37 One …

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Anarchists riot with firebombs in Athens, Patras, Thessaloniki, one woman badly injured (videos, picts)

Anarchists started to riot in two districts of downtown Athens after the peaceful march for the 44. Anniversary of the Polytechnic Students’ Uprising of 1973. After the march, the clashes started in Alexandra Avenue. According to protesters, riot police squads started to beat them without a reason. Anarchists hurled flares …

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Rouvikonas anarchists walk in Defense Ministry, throw leaflets and leave (video)

It is -supposed to be – one of the best guarded buildings in Athens. The Ministry of Defence. Alas! Anarchists of Rouvikonas did not bother. They entered the premises from the main gate, threw leaflets at the stairs of the main building and left like gentlemen passing by the stunned …

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Greek and foreign anarchists occupy Polytechnic University blocking access to students organizations

Trouble ahead: Greek and foreign anarchists occupied the Polytechnic University and blocked access to students organizations preparing the 44. anniversary of the bloody 1973 Students’ Uprising against the colonels’ junta. The situation is tense. Authorities are on alert as also anarchists have been ‘imported from abroad’ to assist their Greek …

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UPD Rouvikonas anarchists occupy Spanish Embassy in Athens for Catalonia

Members of anarchists group Rouvikonas raid the building of the diplomatic mission of Spain in Athens, on Wednesday morning. The anarchists invaded the Spanish embassy  in Dionisiou Aeropagitou street in downtown Athens at 10:10 a.m. They threw flyers, opened a big banner and shouted slogans against the “Spanish oppression towards …

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Clashes during commemoration march for rapper Pavlos Fyssas murdered by Golden Dawn member

Clashes between anarchists and police broke out on Monday night during a march to commemorate Pavlos Fyssas, the rapper who was stabbed to death by a Golden Dawn member in Keratsini suburb of Piraeus on 18. September 2013. The anarchists hurled molotov cocktail bombs at police who responded with flash-bang …

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Anarchist group Ruvikonas attacks offices of Turkish Airlines

Armed with sledgehammers, a group of anarchists from Ruvikonas attacked the offices of Turkish Airlines on Poseidonos Avenue in Alimos suburb of south Athens on Wednesday morning. According to police, the attack took place at 6:30 in the morning. The group went to the 3rd floor of the building where …

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Anarchists of Rouvikonas enter Parliament, raise banner, throw leaflets

A group of the well-known anarchist group Rouvikonas broke through the security measures at the Greek Parliament and entered the courtyard.  The anarchists reportedly came just a breath away from entering inside the Parliament building. Some 30 members of Rouvikonas (Rubicon) threw leaflets reading “Free Irianna” and chanted anti-government slogans. …

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Anarchists raid Bank of Greece in downtown Athens

Security measures in the building of the Bank of Greece in downtown Athens are not as good as they should be. A crowd of anarchists from the well-known group Ruvikonas entered the Bank of Greece on Wednesday noon. Some 20 people entered the Bank of Greece from a side entrance …

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Greek anarchists fight next to Syrian Kurds against the ISIS in Rojava

Greek anarchists fight against jihadists in north Syria together with local Kurdish forces. They reportedly operate in the region of Rojava, a de facto ‘autonomous region’ in Northern Syria, that is also known as Syrian Kurdistan or Western Kurdistan. The Greek anarchist call Rojava an “anarchist land.” According to a …

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Athens protests: Clashes with police short before government votes more austerity

On the second day of anti-austerity protests, anti-authoritarians clashed with police outside the Parliament in Athens, short before the left-wing/nationalists coalition government voted for more austerity measures. Thousands unionists, students, members of leftist parties, engineers, lawyers and unemployed and self-employed flocked outside the Greek Parliament on Thursday afternoon to protest …

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Police fires teargas at rioters during anti-austerity protest on general strike day

Police fired teargas at rioters during the big anti-austerity protest in downtown Athens on Wednesday. Thousands joined the unions rally on the day of the general strike. People wearing hoods started to throw stones at riot police squads when the big rally of unions and political parties reached the building …

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Anarchists raid notary office dealing with property auctions

A group of people wearing hoods and holding sticks raided a notary office in downtown Athens and smashed everything they came across.  the anarchists group Rubicon claimed responsibility for the raid. A video shows the anarchists wearing hoods and scarves on their faces as wells as gloves in their hands. …

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Urban Guerilla group urge anarchists to “sabotage Obama’s visit in Athens”

An armed anarchist group in Greece is calling for “attacks and clashes” during next week’s visit by US President Barack Obama. The Conspiracy Cells of Fire group is urging anarchists to “spoil the party … and sabotage” the November 15-16 visit to Athens. The nihilist group has organized a string …

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Athens: Anarchists turn Patision Avenue into a “battle field”

Dozens of anarchists turned the downtown Athens outside the Polytechnic School into a battlefield on Monday. After the protest rally staged by thousands of high-school students, a group wearing hoods and helmets move to Patision Avenue near the national Museum and started to throw stones and molotov cocktail bombs at …

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