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Anti-fascists stop Nazi Golden Dawn marching against refugees in Greece

Issue No. 2499

Anti-fascists taking on Golden Dawn in Greece

Anti-fascists taking on Golden Dawn in Greece (Pic: Keerfa)


Greek fascist party Golden Dawn called a demonstration at the port of Piraeus near Athens on Friday night of last week.

Thousands of refugees are camping there.

Golden Dawn thugs attacked some of the anti-fascists assembling to counter them.

News footage of a Nazi thug attacking a camera operator was shown across Greece, with a prominent Golden Dawn MP clearly visible behind him.

An anti-fascist counter-protest meant the Nazis were unable to march.

Anti-racists, the shipping workers’ union and refugees are to hold a mass meeting in Piraeus on Wednesday of next week.


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