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Syntagma Square

Athens tram route in limbo

It is unclear when commuters will see the return of the section of the Athens tram network between Neos Cosmos and Syntagma Square, which was shut down last November amid concerns that the ground beneath the tracks is at risk of subsiding, with fears growing that the section will be abolished altogether.

Clashes during a students’ rally downtown Athens

A group of people in Syntagma Square, during a school students protest rally in central Athens, threw stones, a flare and a cracker at police forces on Monday, who reponded making use of chemicals.

Silent vigil for Attica wildfire dead held in Syntagma

Hundreds of people holding lit candles gathered in Syntagma Square in central Athens at 21:00 on Monday night, near the monument of the Unknown Soldier, for a silent vigil in memory of the people killed in the deadly eastern Attica fires on…

Athens Pride Parade takes place at Syntagma Square

The Athens Pride Parade started at Syntagma Square on Saturday at 18:30. The day's events started at midday with face and body painting with the colors of the rainbow along with DJ's putting on their favourite tunes.

Athens Pride Week at Syntagma Square on June 9

Pride Week will run from June 1 to 8, with events scheduled at Syntagma Square and the main Athens Pride 2018 parade scheduled for June 9, organizers said at the French embassy on Monday.