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Communist march against austerity measures - Athens

Communist march against austerity measures  Athens
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Protestors walking with red flags in the Communist march through the centre of Athens.
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Protestor writes a slogan in red paint on the buiding of the Hellenic Federation of Enterprises during the Communist march through the centre of Athens.
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A father watches the Communist march through the centre of Athens with his two children on his knees.
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A stray dog leads the Communist march through the centre of Athens.
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Protestors walking with red flags in the Communist march through the centre of Athens.
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A Greek-Orthodox priest watches the Communist march through the centre of Athens.
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Protestors walking with red flags in the Communist march through the centre of Athens.
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Protestor writes a slogan in red paint on the buiding of the Hellenic Federation of Enterprises during the Communist march through the centre of Athens.
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Sign of the Hellenic Federation of Enterprises, whose building was written onto with red paint during the Communist march through the centre of Athens.
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Protester during the Communist march through the centre of Athens.
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A Communist march through the centre of Athens reaches the top of Syntagma Square.
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Greek protesters at Syntagma Square during the Communist march through the centre of Athens that reached the top of Syntagma Square.
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Greek protesters at Syntagma Square during the Communist march through the centre of Athens that reached the top of Syntagma Square.
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Greek riot police blocks off Syntagma Square with police busses during the Communist march through the centre of Athens that reached the top of Syntagma Square.
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Greek riot police reinforcement waiting to be deployed during the Communist march through the centre of Athens that reached the top of Syntagma Square.
  • Communist march against austerity measures  Athens
  • Communist march against austerity measures  Athens
  • Communist march against austerity measures  Athens
  • Communist march against austerity measures  Athens
  • Communist march against austerity measures  Athens
  • Communist march against austerity measures  Athens
  • Communist march against austerity measures  Athens
  • Communist march against austerity measures  Athens
  • Communist march against austerity measures  Athens
  • Communist march against austerity measures  Athens
  • Communist march against austerity measures  Athens
  • Communist march against austerity measures  Athens
  • Communist march against austerity measures  Athens
  • Communist march against austerity measures  Athens
  • Communist march against austerity measures  Athens

Several thousand demonstrators followed the call of the KKE (Communist Party of Greece) for a demonstration against the austerity measures imposed by the Greek government and the IMF. Athens, Greece. 28th May 2011

Several thousand demonstrators assembled at Oromonia Square today, to follow the appeal by the Communist Party of Greece, to demonstrate against the austerity measures imposed by the Greek government and the IMF. The protesters marched from Omonia Square to the headquarters of the Hellenic Federation of Enterprises, where they left a grafiti. They then proceeded to Syntagma Square, to shout slogans against the parliament.

The demonstration was peacfull, despite a heavy police present in the area around Syntagma Square.

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