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Riot police detain about 20 students at Athens University protest

Δημοσίευση 8 Ιουλίου 2013, 14:16 / Ανανεώθηκε 8 Ιουλίου 2013, 14:16
Riot police detain about 20 students at Athens University protest
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About 20 students were detained at Athens University on Monday morning after riot police intervened to break up a protest outside the rector’s office.

About 20 students were detained at Athens University on Monday morning after riot police intervened to break up a protest outside the rector’s office.

Leftist student groups were protesting about university-related matters when the riot police arrived.

Officers made limited use of chemicals and led away more than a dozen students. University staff suggested that the police had overreacted to the protest.