Greek police arrest Golden Dawn chief, party lawmakers
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Greek police arrest Golden Dawn chief, party lawmakers

Greek police have arrested Nikos Michaloliakos, the leader of the far-right Golden Dawn Party, on charges of forming a criminal organization. Another 13 party MPs and members were also arrested on Saturday, including party spokesman Ilias Kasidiaris, Ilias Panagiotaros and Ioannis Lagos. The general secretary of Golden Dawn’s Nikea chapter Nikos Patelis has also been … Continue reading

Former Golden Dawn member testifies to prosecutor
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Former Golden Dawn member testifies to prosecutor

Supreme Court prosecutor begins hearing testimony into 32 cases involving members of neonazi Golden Dawn Wednesday 25 September 2013 Recordings, along with tapes made in the past on individuals under surveillance by the National Intelligence Agency (EYP), will be used by a Supreme Court prosecutor investigating criminal cases involving members of Golden Dawn A former … Continue reading

Greece investigates police links to far-right party after killing
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Greece investigates police links to far-right party after killing

By Harry Papachristou ATHENS | Tue Sep 24, 2013 (Reuters) – Greece suspended several senior police officers on Monday and launched an investigation into possible police links with a far-right party, after the killing of an anti-racism rapper raised concerns about the force. Pavlos Fissas’s stabbing by a supporter of the Golden Dawn party last … Continue reading

Golden Dawn threatens to withdraw MPs from Greek parliament
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Golden Dawn threatens to withdraw MPs from Greek parliament

Far-right party says the move is a weapon that could cause a ‘political earthquake’ by further destabilising shaky ruling coalition Reuters in Athens theguardian.com, Friday 27 September 2013 Greece’s far-right Golden Dawn party has threatened to pull out of parliament, a move that would trigger a wave of by-elections that could destabilise the country. Its … Continue reading