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Amnesty in the News
July 3, 2012
The Washington Post

Amnesty International charged in a report Tuesday that Greek police often use violence against demonstrators, migrants and detained suspects.

Press Release
July 3, 2012

Police in Greece are responding to largely peaceful demonstrations with routine acts of violence, while Greek authorities continue to brush off the incidents.

News
April 2, 2012
New government measures allow police to round up and detain irregular migrants and asylum-seekers, including those suspected of carrying infectious diseases such as HIV.
Press Release
June 29, 2011

Greek riot police must not use excessive force in their handling of violence during protests in Athens, Amnesty International said today amid reports protesters were hospitalized as police fired ma...

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