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Video: the protests in Athens

Here's a second video clip from Athens - showing people taking part in the anti-austerity protests:

more photos from Athens of clashes between a group of masked protestors and riot police. Should make clear that these appear to be an isolated incident, with most of today's marches passing off peacefully:

 

Riot police run by closed shops after protesters threw a petrol bomb following an anti-austerity march during a 24-hour strike February 20, 2013. Riot police run by closed shops after protesters threw a petrol bomb following an anti-austerity march during 24-hour strike today. Photograph: GIORGOS MOUTAFIS/REUTERS

 

Masked protesters throw rocks at policemen following an anti-austerity march during a 24-hour strike in Athens February 20, 2013. Masked protesters throw rocks at policemen following an anti-austerity march during a 24-hour strike in Athens February 20, 2013. Photograph: ICON/REUTERS

 

 

That old image of Angela Merkel dressed in Nazi garb also got a run-out, on a poster held by a man with a noose around his neck:

 

 

A demonstrator holds up an image of German Chancellor Angela Merkel dressed as a Nazi, while the man holding it has a noose around his neck, during the protest. - Photograph: Giorgos Panagakis/Demotix/Corbis

 

 

http://www.guardian.co.uk/business/2013/feb/20/eurozone-crisis-greek-workers-austerity-strike#block-5124d766b5796129ac9ed251

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