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Greek Politicians Declare Personal Wealth for 2013-2014

The assets of Greek politicians for the years 2013 and 2014 were officially announced in Greek Parliament on Wednesday, showing that several have considerable wealth. The assets of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras did not change compared to 2012 in terms...

After Testimony, Another Greek Golden Dawn MP Jailed

On the heels of two of his colleagues being taken into detention earlier in the day, a third member of the neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party was jailed on Jan. 12, in Greece pending his trial along with the group's...

Anti-fascist Protest in Athens Banned by Police

The Greek Police decided to ban the anti-fascist demonstration that was planned by labour movements, unions, student clubs. The demonstration was supposed to take place on Saturday. By order of the Hellenic Police Chief, all mass round-ups will be allowed,...

Golden Dawners Don't Stand By Their Men

After jubilation with the release of three of its Members of Parliament from pre-trial detention, the followers of Golden Dawn felt disappointment when the neo-Nazi party's leader, Nikolaos Michaloliakos, and number two man, Christos Pappas, were sent to jail,...

Michaloliakos' Custody Tops Global Headlines

A court decision to remand Golden Dawn leader Nikolaos Michaloliakos in custody has topped the headlines of the foreign media. In Britain, the Guardian goes under the title "Golden Dawn leader jailed pending trial after Athens hearing," while BBC’s main...

Tsipras Says Golden Dawn Criminal Gang

Greece's major opposition party Coalition of the Radical Left (SYRIZA) leader Alexis Tsipras - while denying that his party has fomented violence and egged on anarchists against the government - refused to comment on the release from custody of...

Released Golden Dawn MP's Claim Victory

Three senior lawmakers from Greece’s neo-Nazi Golden Dawn who were released from pre-trial detention while facing an array of charges including murder, extortion and money laundering stormed out in anger, with one of them, party spokesman, punching and kicking...

Greek Golden Dawn Suspects Released

After a marathon all-afternoon, all-night session that began on Oct. 1 and ended on the morning of Oct. 2 - and during which they denied charges of murder, assault, blackmail and money laundering - three of four lawmakers from...

Tageszeitung:”Καληνύχτα, Neonazis!”

A large photo of handcuffed Nikolaos Michaloliakos dominates the front page of the German newspaper Tageszeitung, accompanied by the title : "Καληνύχτα, (Goodnight) neo-Nazis ! " The subtitle goes: "Goodnight Golden Dawn: Greek police arrests the leaders of the extreme...