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Greek Farmers Clash with Riot Police in Pensions Protest

Greek farmers wielding shepherd's staffs and throwing rocks clashed with riot police in Athens on Friday as thousands headed to the capital for a two-day protest against government plans to impose new tax hikes and overhaul the pension system. Ten police officers suffered slight injuries and were being treated in a nearby hospital, police said. Separate clashes broke out on the highways leading into the Greek capital. On its western highway, riot police fired tear gas to disperse...

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