now turned around by several police services the area of Exarchia. They have to control more than
50 preventive arrests of suspects, some only hours before the start of the big demostration by the GSSE,
ADEDY and go for under 24-hour strike against government measures.
Motorcyclists Group Dias, Riot cops dozens of cops officers, including patrol took direct action ...
demonstration of their presence on the square Exarchia around the University and the wider region.
The police opened it and checked bags even cyclists and older people. Meanwhile, according to reports,
several people entered the building of anti-authoritarian movement which is located near the Exarchia.
Subsequently, strong police forces developed outside the building. Not allowing anyone to enter or get
out of it.
After a while, people who had previously entered, holding in his left arm the police identities.
Moreover, according to information enet, are among prosachthentes and doctors who were with them
surgical masks to protect themselves in case of throwing tear gas.
Exarcheia lock-down ahead of Thursday’s general strike 20/5
Reports on Athens IMC tonight (Wednesday) claim that riot police have appeared en mass in Exarcheia, Athens – with some units positioned around Mesollogiou Street, one of the area’s main pedestrian walk-throughs. They have been ID checking people in bars at random. “A few” detentions have been reported.
For those of you in Athens who will want to get to the city centre for the demonstration: ISAP (the green line of the metro) will only operate from 10 am to 4 pm (with its pre-existing partial line suspension). Trams will operate from 11.20 to 14.40 only. There will be no metro trains (red and blue line).