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Anarchists throw spaghetti and leaflets outside minister’s home

Anarchists of Ruvikonas threw leaflets and a few packages of spaghetti No 6 outside the house of the Minister of Development, Adonis Georgiadis in a north Athens suburb on Thursday evening. The symbolic protest move had a clear protest message against the cost of living and poverty as well as …

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Anarchist group claims responsibility for arson attack at Real Media Group

An anarchist group calling itself “Thousands of Night Suns” has claimed responsibility for the arson attack against the offices of Greek radio station and newspaper Real Media Group in the northern Athens suburb of Maroussi on July 13. In a statement posted on an anarchist website, the group said the …

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Rouvikonas anarchists raid Energy & Environment Ministry over forest fires

Members of the anarchists’ group Rouvikonas raided the Entrance of the Energy and Environment Ministry in the district of Ampelokipoi in downtown Athens on Tuesday afternoon. They hang a banner reading “state arsonist” and threw flyers in and outside the ministry entrance. With clear messages against the forest fires the …

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Greek Police set on alert following anarchists’ attacks against police targets

Greece’s police has been set on alert following attacks on police targets by anti-authoritarians. At an extraordinary meeting at Police Headquarters on Tuesday morning, Minister for Citizen Protection Michalis Chrysochoidis has reportedly ordered all police services and especially police stations to be fully prepared to deal with attacks and especially …

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Anarchists throw water and coffee at Mayor of Athens

A group of some twenty people verbally attacked the Mayor of Athens, Costas Bakoyannis on Sunday afternoon and hurled coffee and water at him. Bakoyannis was attending an event at the church of Petros and Pavlos in Metaxourgeio district of the Greek capital and chatted with local residents. He left …

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Police raids anarchists’ hide out in Economic University of Athens

A raid by Greek Police in the premises of the Economic University of Athens revealed an arsenal of goods, police said that they belonged to anarchists. Found and confiscated are : motorbike helmets, wooden sticks, gloves, hoods and full-face masks, fire extinguishers, break-in tools, anarchists pamphlets, bottles, leaflets but also …

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Thessaloniki: Anarchists stage pro-Kurdish protest in Turkish Consulate

Police in Thessaloniki has detained 12 people who staged a protest against Turkey’s invasion in Syria inside the courtyard of the Turkish General Consulate on Thursday morning. Pretending to be normal visitors of the Ataturk Museum that is located in the courtyard, members of a local organization affiliated with Rouvikonas …

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Municipality and police “liberate” Exarchia from a container full of books

The operation started as early as 6:30 a.m. apparently while the anarchists were sleeping and could not intervene to defend their “property.” The operation was secret, even though media reporters and cameramen were informed in time. At the same time, Athens municipality workers also removed banners hanging around the square. …

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Rouvikonas claims responsibility for attack at US Ambassador Pyatt residence

Members of anarchist group Rouvikonas splashed paint and fired smoke bombs on the entrance of the residence of US Ambassador in Athens, Geoffrey Pyatt, early on Wednesday. The members of the group reportedly drove up to the residence on seven to eight motorcycles at 4 o’ clock in the morning. …

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One policeman injured during attack by group of anarchists in Exarchia

Suspected anarchists attacked a motorcycled police team in Exarchia district of Athens, injuring one policeman on Sunday afternoon. The incident happened in Tositsa and Zaimi streets when the the team of the DIAs section of Greek police ELAS riders were patrolling. At 16:45 police officers made a signal to two …

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Anarchists attack riot police, turn Exarchia into battlefield (video)

The district of Exarchia in downtown Athens turned into a battle field on Friday night, when anarchists attacked riot policemen with fire bombs and police responded with tear gas and sound flares. One riot policeman was injured and one person was detained during the clashes. A group of people wearing …

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Anarchists attack police station in Athens, injure 4 policemen

Four police officers were injured when anarchists attacked the police station of Omonia in downtown Athens on Monday evening. It was around 9 o’ clock, when some 50 people wearing hoods and helmets started to throw stones and molotov cocktail bombs first at a police van and then at several …

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Police learns of bomb explosion after anarchists claims responsibility

Greek police has learned from an anarchists’  website on Tuesday night that an explosive device went off  behind the Evelpidon court building in Athens on Saturday. Police teams have found and are examining the bomb remnants. The bomb was reportedly placed at a guard’s post between Pedion to Areos Park …

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Anarchists clash with riot police after Pan-Balkan anti-nationalism protest (videos)

Anarchists have clashed with riot police in Greece after some 3,500 protesters from across the Balkans marched in the northern Greek city of Thessaloniki against nationalism in the region. The clashes erupted after the peaceful protest march was over, with a small group of  participants to massively throw molotov cocktail …

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