Pro­test­ers clash with riot po­lice

China Daily (USA) - - WORLD -

Greek riot po­lice used tear gas and stun grenades on Tues­day in Athens to dis­perse about 3,000 marchers protest­ing a visit byUS Pres­i­dent Barack Obama af­ter they tried to en­ter an area off-lim­its to demon­stra­tors. Po­lice made at least four ar­rests and said one woman was slightly injured in the clashes, which took place far from Obama’s meet­ings. There’s a strong anti-US tra­di­tion among Greek left­wingers, who still re­sen­tUS sup­port for Greece’s 1967-74 mil­i­tary rule.

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