On 7 November 2012 the Greek parliament is voting yet another massive austerity bill, known as the 3rd memorandum. The country is on general strike for 6 & 7 November. This is an archive of tweets using about the vote and the strike. Read More
On 27 October 2012, investigative journalist Kostas Vaxevanis published the Lagarde list of suspected tax-dodgers holding bank accounts in the HSBC branch in Geneva, Switzerland. This list was communicated to the Greek Ministry of Finance by the French authorities in .. Read More
MAT = Greek riot police
1236 = the number of the riot police officer who used a detained female protester as a human shield on 09 October 2012, around 5:10pm, in Xenofontos street, Athens, Greece.
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On 09 October 2012, Angela Merkel came for a one-day visit to Greece. Except for prime minister Samaras, there were also tens of thousands of Greeks out in the streets to greet her in mass demonstrations. This is a Twitter archive of events on 08 and 09 October. Read More
On 08 October 2012, the Attica Police Directorate announced a ban on all demonstrations and public gatherings in a large area of downtown Athens on 09 October due to the visit of German chancellor Angela Merkel. This is an archive of tweets using the hashtags #Greek_j.. Read More
On 24 September 2012 the administrator of the satirical Facebook page Geron Pastitsios was arrested on accusations of blasphemy (more here: http://news.radiobubble.gr/2012/09/is-there-freedom-of-speech-in-greece.html). This unleashed a torrent of angry and humoristic .. Read More