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Greek football plagued by hooligans and violence

It should have been a celebration of football. In Athens' Olympic Stadium, traditional giants Panathinaikos are up against serial champions Olympiacos. Tens of thousands of fans are cheering their team on.

Katerina Papakosta condemns incidents of violence

"We cannot have politicians accosted in this way because they expressed their views and or have citizens lynched because fear has made people take the law into their own hands," Deputy Citizen Protection Minister Katerina Papakosta said on…

Fofi Gennimata: Minister Toskas should have resigned

The phenomena of violence have run rampant, stated Democratic Alliance and PASOK leader Fofi Gennimata on Friday, referring to the recent violent incidents in Athens and other cities. She added that Alternate Citizen Protection Minister…