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Greece: Molotov cocktails rain down on police as fiery clashes break out in Athens

9 20.10.2016 Инфо

Clashes broke out on Wednesday night near the Polytechnic University in Exarchia, Athens.
Protesters crowd threw molotov cocktails and rocks at riot police, who formed street barricades. Police used tear-gas trying in an attempt to disperse the crowd, arresting several protesters in the process.
Exarchia is a hotspot for anarchists and other far-left groups, with protests, often based around the university or from one of the areas many squats, a common occurrence.