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

Greece’s democracy in danger, warns Demos, as Greek reservists call for coup
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Greece’s democracy in danger, warns Demos, as Greek reservists call for coup

Greece ‘backsliding in democracy’ in face of joblessness, social unrest, corruption and disillusion with politicians, says thinktank Helena Smith in Athens theguardian.com, Thursday 26 September No country has displayed more of a “backslide in democracy” than Greece, the British thinktank Demos has said in a study highlighting the crisis-plagued country’s slide into economic, social and … Continue reading

Greece: darkness at dawn
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Greece: darkness at dawn

It is hard to avoid the conclusion that the political violence many predicted after economic meltdown is becoming a reality Editorial The Guardian, Thursday 26 September 2013 Pavlos Fyssas, the anti-fascist hip-hop artist, is not the first person to be stabbed to death by supporters of Greece‘s far right Golden Dawn party. Few Greeks may … Continue reading

“Crime and Gang “: Revealing interview with another Golden Dawn member
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“Crime and Gang “: Revealing interview with another Golden Dawn member

[Another translated interview with a Golden Dawn member from ‘Ethnos’ newspaper. This is the complete interview as it came with the printed version of the newspaper on the 22nd of September 2013. It has not yet appeared on the newspaper’s website] Ethnos 22/09/2013 Can you describe how things work within Golden Dawn? There is a … Continue reading

Golden Dawn’s secret army
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Golden Dawn’s secret army

V. Lambropoulos 22/09/2013 The secret training, the strikes, and the organisation’s concealment tactics ‘Golden Dawn has a full military structure and at least three thousand men ready for anything! We have around 50 strong squads prepared for street clashes and equal number of six-men strong hit groups – commandos for organized-targeted hits which are decided … Continue reading