Tag Archives: Hostile Reception For Merkel In Greece; Anti-Fascist Protesters Claim ‘Tortured By Police’ Following Golden Dawn Clash; Radicalism Takes Hold

Mish/ Mike Shedlock – Hostile Reception For Merkel In Greece; Anti-Fascist Protesters Claim ‘Tortured By Police’ Following Golden Dawn Clash; Radicalism Takes Hold – 9 October 2012

I am not sure what German Chancellor Angela Merkel expected to accomplish in Greece, but whatever it was, it does not seem to have worked.

The Financial Times reports on the Hostile reception for Merkel in Athens

Angela Merkel flew in to a hostile reception from angry Greeks on Tuesday as security forces took tough measures to restrict or eliminate protests in central Athens, firing tear gas at demonstrators who tried to break through a police barrier. Continue reading

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