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Archive - 2008

December 9th

Where is the government, ask Greeks

09 December 2008 / 12:12:31  
For a fourth night Athens, Thessaloniki and other cities are hostages of chaos. Police shots were heard during the funeral of the 16 year old boy Alexandros Grigoropoulos.

Master programs seminars at Athens Information Technology

09 December 2008 / 11:12:16  
Today AIT starts a series of presentations, which will present in detail the education programs of the university and scholarship opportunities.

Karamanlis will not announce an "extreme situation"

09 December 2008 / 11:12:25  
At 3:30 pm today is the funeral of the 16 year old boy. After that there will be more demonstrations; schools and universities throughout the country will remain closed as a sign of mourning.

Third night - chaos and outrage in Athens

08 December 2008 / 23:12:55  
Tonight the ministry council has an extraordinary session; at 9:30 am tomorrow Kostas Karamanlis will meet the Greek president Karolos Papoulias. The public opinion fears an extraordinary situation.

December 8th

Students dressed in black are taking over intersections

08 December 2008 / 14:12:09  
Chaos in Athens after the death of 16 year old student; protest wave drowns the whole country; the results from the autopsy of the boy will be ready today.

Riots till dawn

08 December 2008 / 14:12:42  
Significant damages were done by the vandals in the Greek capitol after the death of a 16 year old boy by a policeman. The victim was from a rich family and was not a member of any anarchist organizations.

December 7th

Athens is in flames after the death of a 16 year old boy

07 December 2008 / 21:12:05  
In self defense a policeman shot deadly a young anarchist; left organizations organized riots in Athens, Thessaloniki, and Patra and left after themselves fires and destruction.