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Syntagma Square

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.

Athens Metro to shut down on Friday

Athens Metro stations in the center of Athens and along the route of the march commemorating the November 17 student uprising will be shut down on Friday, according to transportation sources.