The March escalated into clashes with the Greek police.
In Athens held a protest March in connection with the death of a black George Floyd in the United States, escalated into clashes with police near the American Embassy in Greece, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to the Correspondent.
It is noted that most of the events took place peacefully, but at the end of the March riots broke out.
A group of protesters began to throw at police near the U.S. Embassy stones, bottles and “Molotov cocktails”. In response, the law enforcement officers used stun grenades and tear gas. Was detained 12 people.
In March, according to EPT, was attended by several thousand representatives of leftist organizations, as well as the Kurds.
#Greece | Demonstrators hurled firebombs in a march towards the #US Embassy compound in #Athens on Wednesday in a protest over the death of #GeorgeFloyd in #Minneapolis. https://t.co/GQ4SxCYk7U pic.twitter.com/WhA7PLoRiI
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