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Greece: Thousands march in Athens anti-racism protest


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Greece: Thousands march in Athens anti-racism protest

About 5,000 people have marched in Athens to mark the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.

Attacks on immigrants, who make up more than 10 percent of the Greek population, are common – as are complaints that their presence has contributed to rising crime.

The authorities have cracked down on the neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party, jailing six of its 18 deputies to the Greek parliament pending trial.

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