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Second day of 48-hour demonstration against austerity in Athens

Second day of 48hour demonstration against austerity in Athens
01/19
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Petrol bomb are thrown at police.
Second day of 48hour demonstration against austerity in Athens
02/19
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Petrol bomb burnt a small newspapers kiosk.
Second day of 48hour demonstration against austerity in Athens
03/19
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Petrol bomb burns a small newspapers kiosk.
Second day of 48hour demonstration against austerity in Athens
04/19
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Police is waiting for demonstrators.
Second day of 48hour demonstration against austerity in Athens
05/19
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Firemen try to stop the fire.
Second day of 48hour demonstration against austerity in Athens
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Police in Syntagma Square.
Second day of 48hour demonstration against austerity in Athens
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Demonstrator attacks police.
Second day of 48hour demonstration against austerity in Athens
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Smoke was thrown at police.
Second day of 48hour demonstration against austerity in Athens
09/19
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Petrol bombs were thrown at police.
Second day of 48hour demonstration against austerity in Athens
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Police used for the first time the Water Tank against demonstrator.
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Police in Syntagma Square.
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Demonstrators try to enter in the Parliament.
Second day of 48hour demonstration against austerity in Athens
13/19
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Syntagma Square is filled by anti-austerity protesters.
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Many people are present during the demonstration.
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Members of Parliament from SYRIZA (opposition party - left wing).
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New austerity measures are burden for greek population.
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Greek people are thinking the austerity measures are an attack to freedom.
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Demonstrators in the Street of Athens.
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Greek Parliament are thieves claims one protester.
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  • Second day of 48hour demonstration against austerity in Athens
  • Second day of 48hour demonstration against austerity in Athens
  • Second day of 48hour demonstration against austerity in Athens
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  • Second day of 48hour demonstration against austerity in Athens
  • Second day of 48hour demonstration against austerity in Athens
  • Second day of 48hour demonstration against austerity in Athens
  • Second day of 48hour demonstration against austerity in Athens

Demonstrations took place against austerity measures, which were due to be voted on by Parliament. When demonstrators started throwing rocks and petrol bombs, police answered by firing tear gas. The main strike protest, however, passed by peacefully.

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