Greek police fire teargas on demonstrators in central Athens

Reuters News
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Posted: May 17, 2017 6:43 AM

ATHENS (Reuters) - Greek police fired teargas to disperse demonstrators in central Athens on Wednesday as a protest was underway against new austerity measures in the country's parliament.

Reuters witnesses saw several rounds of teargas being fired against demonstrators. Some demonstrators responded by throwing firecrackers at police.

(Reporting By Michele Kambas)