Greek police gas broke up the protest of farmers

Greek police today, 12 February, used tear gas to disperse the farmers, who are protesting in Athens against pension reform. About this UKRINFORM reported with reference to Reuters and Reuters Greek police.

«The protesters threw stones at the building of the Ministry of agriculture in Athens. About 800 farmers from Crete, the largest island of Greece, scuffled with police guarding the entrance to the Ministry.

«Farmers tried to push the police back from entering the Ministry. Police used tear gas to stop them», — told the police.

As stated, today in the Greek capital also expected a great show.

Farmers from all over Greece gathered in the capital to demonstrate their opposition to government plans to increase pension contributions and taxes.

We will remind, on 9 February during nationwide protests against the austerity measures implemented by the Greek government at the request of international creditors of the country, farmers blocked the main highway in Northern Greece.

Previously in Greece were on strike for pensioners-Communists and media workers.

Greek police gas broke up the protest of farmers 12.02.2016

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