Pictures Of The Most Violent Greek Riot Yet

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The past three months of protests were just warmups for the riots breaking out today.

At least three are dead in an Athens bank that was set on fire. UPDATE: The three casualties were employees of Marfin Bank.

An estimated 100,000 Greeks are on the street. Naturally, they’re also on strike.

A riot police officer is engulfed in flames from a firebomb

Many of the protestors are peaceful

Athens employs a ton of riot police

Riot police make a blockade


A car burns in front of the Athens prefecture

NOTE: At a pro-Greece protest in Berlin, activists implore Merkel to cancel the Greek debt

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