Athens, Greece – Riot police stormed the subway depot in Sepolia area

March 8, 2013
Athens, Greece - Metro workers on strike against austerity cuts outside the central depot.

Athens, Greece – Metro workers on strike against austerity cuts outside the central depot. Reading the government declaration making the strike illegal, The Greek government declared the strike illegal, forcing them back to work under threat of imprisonment.
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Athens, Greece -  Riot police stormed the subway depot in Sepolia area

Athens, Greece – Riot police stormed the subway depot in Sepolia area, Athens, where metro workers had barricaded themselves protesting over austerity cuts. The Greek government declared the strike illegal, forcing them back to work under threat of imprisonment.
© Socrates Baltagiannis

Athens, Greece - Kostas Tsikrikas, President of ADEDY (the civil servants' federation) having a conversation with striking metro workers

Athens, Greece – Kostas Tsikrikas, President of ADEDY (the civil servants’ federation) having a conversation with striking metro workers. The Greek government declared the strike illegal, forcing them back to work under threat of imprisonment.
© Socrates Baltagiannis