Angela Merkel Arrives In Athens — There Are Already Some Folks Waiting For Her Outside Parliament

Within the last half an hour, Angela Merkel has arrived in Athens.

Already there’s a huge crowd of folks in Syntagma Square (the main square in the centre of the city) ready to protest against her.

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Photo: @naftemporkiki

We’ll be following the action all day, though in the mean time definitely read this Nick Malkoutzis piece in Ekathimerini explaining the significance of Merkel’s visit.

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