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Street vendors lob rocks at police during inspection

Δημοσίευση 14 Σεπτεμβρίου 2013, 17:39 / Ανανεώθηκε 14 Σεπτεμβρίου 2013, 17:39
Street vendors lob rocks at police during inspection
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An attempt by police to carry out an inspection on street vendors touting their wares outside the Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB) on central Patission Street on Friday prompted the migrants to take refuge on the grounds of the university and pelt police with stones and other objects.

An attempt by police to carry out an inspection on street vendors touting their wares outside the Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB) on central Patission Street on Friday prompted the migrants to take refuge on the grounds of the university and pelt police with stones and other objects.

Police withdrew from the area to stop tensions escalating but officers remained on standby.