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11 Jan 2020 | 01:55 AM UTC

Greece: Protest scheduled in Athens January 11

Activists plan a demonstration in Athens on January 11, to demand greater police action; heightened security presence and localized transportation disruptions expected



Activists demanding greater action from local police against criminal activity in the area have called for a protest in Exarcheia (Athens) on Saturday, January 11. Participants plan to gather at 12:30 (local time) at the local police station.

A heightened security presence and localized traffic disruptions are expected near the protest site.


Individuals in Athens are advised to monitor the situation, avoid all protests and demonstrations as a precaution, anticipate localized traffic disruptions and a heightened security presence, and adhere to all instructions issued by the local authorities.