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#BlackD18 #6Dgr Live Blog: Actions to Commemorate #AlexisGrigoropoulos

On this day, in 2008, Alexis Grigoropoulos was murdered by cops in Athens, Greece. Alexis was 15 years old. Today we will publish a live blog about todays actions against statet terrorism. We will report live from several demonstrations and actions around the globe, including Athens. We publish this Live-Blog as part of our 10 years after police murder on Alexis series. 

If you want to contribute to our live blog; You can send your pictures, videos, reports and analysis to info@enoughisenough14.org. Click at the refresh button of your browser to get the latest information. You will find the updates at the bottom of the page.

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In Greece there will be actions and demonstrations during the day. The two main marches today start from the University of Athens (on Panepestimou) 06:00pm (18:00) local time (05:00pm CET). The first offical demo in Athens today is a student/youth demo and will start at 12:00pm local time (11:00am CET).

11:00am Welcome to our live blog. If you want to contribute to our live blog; You can send your pictures, videos, reports and analysis to info@enoughisenough14.org. Click at the refresh button of your browser to get the latest information. You will find the updates at the bottom of the page.

11:10am Athens: Cops are waiting for things to come around the university.

11:37am In about 20 minutes the student/youth demo to commemorate Alexis will start in Athens.

11:48am Athens: Cops have send a helicopter in the air. It’s flying above the Exarchia district.

12:03pm Athens: People start to gather for the student/youth demo. Image by @M000X 

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12:22pm Athens: Student/youth demo to commemorate Alexis starts to form the demonstration. Image by @makonstant

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12:43pm Athens: Student/Youth demo to commemorate Alexis did not start marching yet.

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13:12 Thessaloniki: Opening gathering of student/couth demo also started in the second biggest city on the Greek territory. Images by @chris_avramidis 

13:22 Athens: Students/youth demo to commemorate Alexis is standing still after first clashes. Image by @M000X 

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13:22 Athens: First violent arrest (as far as we know) in Athens. Images by @dromografos 

13:31 Athens: Clashes broke out at the student/youth demo.

13:47 FACEBOOK livestream from Athens by Zougla TV. No Facebook? You can also watch this livestream at https://www.zougla.gr/live

14:16 Another arrest in Athens during students/youth march to commemorate Alexandros Grigoropoulos. Cops hinder journo’s who want to document the scene.. Watch the video in the tweet below:

14:46 Clashes in Thessaloniki during student/youth march to commemorate Alexis. Images from a bit earlier today by @EFSYNTAKTON

15:10 Athens: People started building first barricades in the Exarchia district. Info by @antikapitalist2 

16:00 Video from clashes in Thessaloniki a bit earlier today. 

16:21 The next demos in Athens and Thessaloniki will start at 18:00

16:31 Athens: Earlier today there was an intervention at the Agricultural University of Athens for the 6th of December (Image below):

“10 years since the murder of Alexis

The cops still murder

The rebellion will not be late”

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17:03 Athens: In the Exarchia district people are preparing…  Image by @antikapitalist2 

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17:37 A few images from clashes in downtown Athens earlier today. Images by @radiofragmata. In 23 minutes the opening gathering of the major evening demonstrations in Athens, Thessaloniki and other cities will start.

17:48 Athens: First barricades in the Exarchia district are burning. Cops watching one of the burning barricades at the corner… Images by @antikapitalist2 

18:21 Night demo to commemorate Alexis started marching in Thessaloniki (Watch the video in the Tweet below):

18:32 Athens: Thousands are already at the opening gahtering for the night demo to commemorate Alexis. Image by @pyrofanis

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18:43 Livestream from Athens by Zougla TV: https://www.zougla.gr/live

18:45 Athens Night demo to commemorate Alexis started marching. Watch the video in the Tweet below.

18:52 Athens: Another video of the night demo to commorate Alexis in the tweet below.

19:38 Burning barricades in Thessaloniki. Image by @chris_avramidis 

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19:59 Athens: Cops are slowly starting to act against burning barricades in the Exarchia district. Image by @M000X 

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20:11 Athens: Video from about half an hour ago. Clashes around Exarchia.

20:12 Athens: Streets of Exarcheia now heavily barricaded. Images by @Reebs1989

20:27 Thessaloniki: Underground (Metro) construction site burned down. Heavy clashes in Thessaloniki. Video from a bit earlier tonight.

20:32 Athens: Water canon in Exarchia district now. Image by @M000X 

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20:57 Athens, Exarchia: FACEBOOK livestream from Athens by Zougla TV. No Facebook? You can also watch this livestream at https://www.zougla.gr/live

21:01 Athens: Scenes from Exarchia… Images by @rozahfourioza

21:16 Images from tonight’s clashes in Thessaloniki, where an underground (Metro) construction was burned down. Images by @rozahfourioza

21:48 Athens: More than 3 arrests so far around Exarchia.

21:57 Athens: Clashes are ongoing near Exarchia square now. People are defending barricades near the square. Image by @M000X 

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22:18  Athens: UR Ninja livestream: https://www.pscp.tv/UR_Ninja/1nAKEyojBYAKL?t=15m50s

22:29 ATTENTION: In Thessaloniki cops have the order tp detain everybody who leaves university. The only escape us from Ahepa to Katsimidi

Athens:

22:46 Athens: Fierce fighting between riot cops and activists continue in the Exarchia district. Watch the livestream by UR Ninja: https://www.pscp.tv/w/1nAKEyojBYAKL#

22:54: Video from clashes in Thessaloniki earlier tonight:

23:08 Clashes in Exarchia, Athens are ongoing. Images by @radiofragmata 

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23:31 Athens: Cops still try to get on Exarchia square but until now without success. More stones (also from the cops!) and less molotovs and teargas at the moment….

23:38 Here is more than 90 minutes of (re) live footage with running battles in the Exarchis district in Athens. The stream stopped a few minutes ago.

23:43 Athens, Exarchia: Footage from earlier tonight

23:51 In Athens the clashes continue, but it seem to be not that intense anymore (but we might be wrong..) You can watch a livestream from Zougla TV to follow the latest news from Athens here: https://www.zougla.gr/live or follow hashtag #6Dgr on Twitter.

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1 thought on “#BlackD18 #6Dgr Live Blog: Actions to Commemorate #AlexisGrigoropoulos

  1. What does Bones begging for money have to do with actions in Athens or the memory of Alexis? Fuck both you capitalist journalists appropriating revolutionaries to make fame and money! Disgusting!

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