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Obama in Athens: Metro and Tram halted, Urban Train… Nov 16/2016

Wednesday, November 16th 2016 will be another day of trouble for drivers and commuters. as US President Barack Obama will visit the Acropolis and the Stavros Niarchos Foundation in Faliron in order to deliver a speech.

Metro station <Acropolis> will close as of 9:30 a.m.

The Tram operation will be halted between 10 am and 4 pm

No Metro to and from the airport between 2 pm and 4 pm.

Stadiou Avenue on Tuesday afternoon – before the clashes

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Stadiou Avenue on Tuesday afternoon – after the clashes

While Obama’s impressive convoy of some 20 vehicles will be driving again up and down to Athens police will halt the traffic in major roads in the south of the Greek capital.

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Workers at Urban Train ISAP will launch a work stoppage after 9 pm until the end of the shift.

source for public transport Nov16/16 here

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