After having reviewed the video evidence below, I’ve sent an urgent msg to you-know-who about you-know-what naming and shaming the dog (1:37) leading the small group of Kiwi rugby fans and English and Swedish football hooligans what are obviously responsible for the troubles in Greece.
On a moar serious note: War-Zone Athens: three people dead, many buildings burning as general strike march turns into a battle, taxikipali, libcom, May 5, 2010.
…the union of bank workers (OTOE) has declared a strike for tomorrow in response to the death of the three bank workers today. The union puts the blame for the deaths on the bank bosses and the police. A video of protesters attacking [Andreas Vgenopoulos] the boss of Marfin visiting the burned bank, calling him a murderer can be seen here… A video of riot police smashing a coffee shop in Exarcheia can be seen here.
See also : Jonathan Rugman’s excitable tweets. Choice quote: “Government says Greeks can take IMF medicine. Anger today might suggest otherwise.” After (sic) the Greek Riots is an xclnt sauce of infos in English.