Extensive episodes in the center of Thessaloniki
Last updated: Sunday, December 6, 2009, 15:03
People cut off from the planned path threw Molotov bombs at roadblocks setup by the police which responded by throwing teargas, making the surrounding atmosphere suffocating.
A little earlier, unknown people set fire to the Starbucks of Kamara, limited following direct intervention by the fire brigade.
They then burned rubbish along the Via Egnatia and smashed shop windows aroud the church area.
Traffic is stopped, and remains closed at Tsimiski. Diversion of vehicles from the new City Hall and Velideio.