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Criminal Organization Golden Dawn is Behind Bars For Good

Judges at the Athens Appeals Court announced near maximum sentences under Greek law for the convicted leaders and members of the criminal organization Golden Dawn. Leader Nikos Michaloliakos and five other leading members, including Christos Pappas, Ilias Kasidiaris, Ioannis Lagos,...

Greek Prosecutor Proposes 13-Year Jail Terms for Golden Dawn Leaders

The prosecutor of the Athens Appeals Court in the case of the Golden Dawn party on Tuesday proposed 13-year jail terms for the leadership of the neo-Nazi organization, including its leader Nikos Michaloliakos. Prosecutor Adamantia Economou also proposed life imprisonment...

Greek Court Rules Out Leniency for Golden Dawn Leaders

The Athens Appeals Court which ruled last Wednesday that the neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party is a criminal organization, also ruled on Monday that its leadership is not eligible for leniency. The seven leaders of Golden Dawn – Nikos Michaloliakos, Christos...

Greece Braces for Historic Verdict on Neo-Nazi Golden Dawn

The verdict in the trial of the Neo-Nazi party Golden Dawn is due to be announced by an Athens Criminal Appeals Court on Wednesday, October 7 at 11:00. With its ruling, the court is called on to decide whether the...

Greek Suspected Neo-Nazis Charged with Running Criminal Cell

On Wednesday, 11 suspects were arrested during police operations to dismantle the extreme-right militant group 'C18' and were led before a public prosecutor. The prosecutor pressed criminal and other charges against them for a series of offenses, including acts committed as...

Extreme Right Golden Dawners Sentenced Over Attack Against ANTARSYA Member

Two extreme right Golden Dawn party supporters were found guilty of bodily harm today by a court in Serres, northern Greece. The two xenophobic party supporters were tried for an attack against a leftist ANTARSYA supporter they carried out...

Noam Chomsky: European Reaction to SYRIZA Was Extremely Savage

Internationally acclaimed American philosopher and pioneering linguist Noam Chomsky said the European Union's response to the Greek SYRIZA-led coalition government requests was "extremely savage," a reaction that Spain's main opposition party Podemos could face, as it is being projected...

Neo-Nazis Vandalize Pavlos Fyssas' Memorial in Athens

The memorial of anti-fascist activist and rapper Pavlos Fyssas, who has been assassinated by extreme right, xenophobic Golden Dawn member Giorgos Roupakias in September 2013, has been defaced by unknown individuals on Wednesday night. The local memorial, erected on the...