The Parthenon, atop Athens' Acropolis hill is deserted following a blockade by striking guards

 
The Parthenon, atop Athens
The Parthenon, atop Athens' Acropolis hill, is deserted following a blockade by striking guards October 14, 2010. Greek riot police used force and tear gas to disperse about 150 protesting contract workers on Thursday who had blocked access to the Athens Acropolis to press wage claims. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis (GREECE - Tags: CIVIL UNREST TRAVEL POLITICS EMPLOYMENT BUSINESS)