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Athens Protest Marks Anniversary of Teen's Killing by Police

Thousands of Greeks took to the streets of Athens on Saturday to mark the sixth anniversary of a police killing of an unarmed teenager in the capital. The march soon turned violent, with protesters damaging storefronts, setting fires and throwing homemade bombs. Police fired tear gas to disperse the crowds. Alexandros Grigoropoulos was 15 in 2008 when he was shot and killed by police. The shooting led to the country's worst riots in years. The 5,000 or more protesters marching...

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