Police have arrested five suspects in connection with an attack on SYRIZA deputy Petros Konstantineas after a football match on Sunday.
Konstantineas said in a statement to the Athens-Macedonian News Agency (ANA) that he was a victim of an attack by the far-right.
Specifically, 11 people were remanded in custody and five of them were arrested. Police are continuing their investigation, as more people are allegedly involved in the attack.
Konstantineas sustained minor injuries but he remained in hospital for observation.