A police officer has appealed for protection for himself and his family during the Golden Dawn trial, saying he has received threats by telephone.
The Journalists Union (ESIEA) issued a statement condemning the threats from Golden Dawn’s leader Michaloliakos towards its members.
Policemen at the scene when anti-fascist rapper Pavlos Fyssas was stabbed to death were ordered not to intervene.
For once, Greece has been praised for its humanitarian response to the refugee crisis.
Pictures posted on Facebook depict a Greek police officer allegedly kicking migrants and refugees at the Moria refugee settlement on Lesvos.
The Golden Dawn trial continued on Thursday with the testimony of eye witness Pavlos Seirlis, who was present at the Koralli café were Pavlos Fyssas was hanging out before he was murdered.
The mother of murdered rapper Pavlos Fyssas on Tuesday told a court hearing the criminal trial of the neo-Nazi party’s leadership that the order for the hit had come from Piraeus MP Yiannis Lagos as a video emerged showing a senior GD official naming Lagos in reference to a possible attack.
Far from being an argument over a football match as those who defend Golden dawn say, Pavlos Fyssas was murdered by an organised gang with Roupakias, who dealt the fatal blow, turning up after a series of phone calls from members.
There has been a significant argument over the recent announcement from the Alternate Minister of Education Sia Anagnostopoulou that the exemption from religious studies is to be simplified.
After five months of pretrial motions, the trial of Golden Dawn is expected to get under way on Tuesday with the commencement of witness testimonies, starting with that of the father of anti-fascist rapper Pavlos Fyssas, fatally stabbed two years ago by a member of the neofascist party
A racist motive for a crime has been recognized for the first time in Greece, setting a new legal precedent.
Dimitris Kammenos, a politician for the Independent Greeks, has resigned his new position as a deputy minister after just 12 hours. His appointment had been met with utter dismay on Twitter where he was fairly well-known for his outrageous tweets.