Tuesday September 2, 2014 Search
Weather | Athens
29o C
23o C
News
Business
Comment
Life
Sports
Community
Survival Guide
Greek Edition
Three policeman hospitalized after dog attack

Three Athens policemen were receiving treatment at the 401 military hospital on Tuesday for dog bites suffered during an attempt to arrest a man who had been causing a disturbance in the neighborhood of Ambelokipi earlier in the day.

The officers were dispatched to Laconias Street in Ambelokipi at 9 a.m. after residents reported that a man, apparently under the influence of alcohol, was harassing passersby and allowing his dog to bark and snarl at them.

In their attempt to subdue the man, the three officers were attacked by the dog, which bit two of them on the legs and the third on the hands and arms before he was able to bring the dog under control.

The owner of the dog, which has been turned over to the state's veterinary service, was arrested.

ekathimerini.com , Tuesday June 10, 2014 (14:55)  
Greek singer-songwriter Antonis Vardis dies aged 66
Red tape cut in application process for Greek ID cards
Fake doctor offered outdoor consultations in Katerini
Man, 67, arrested on child abuse charges in Aigio
Deadline looms for struggling Cyprus Airways
Potential buyers of Cyprus Airways have until Wednesday to submit nonbinding offers for the loss-making national carrier, with Ryanair and Aegean Airlines in the running. Irelands budget ca...
Bank of Cyprus expects to relist on Nicosia, Athens exchanges
Bank of Cyprus, the Cypriot lender which recapitalized last year using depositors savings, said late on Monday it expected its shares to relist on the Cypriot and Athens stock exchanges by ...
Inside Business
Grateful Saviola thanks Olympiakos, joins Verona
Former Argentina international Javier Saviola has thanked Greek champions Olympiakos for the "beautiful moments" during his season-long stint in Greece as he left the club to join Serie A ou...
SOCCER
Greece defender Papadopoulos fires parting shot at Michel
International defender Avraam Papadopoulos suddenly quit Olympiakos on Monday to join Turkish club Trabzonspor, and fired a parting shot at Olympiakos manager Michel putting the blame on the...
Inside Sports
COMMENTARY
Politicized archaeology
Let us suppose that archaeologists discover that the tomb uncovered in Amphipolis was not the resting place of Roxana or Nearchos, but of Alexander the Great. Let us assume, that is, that ar...
EDITORIAL
Moderating expectations
Politics is, to a great extent, all about managing expectations, and anyone who raises that bar too high or too fast is at serious risk of disappointing and losing the peoples favor. In a c...
Inside Comment
SPONSORED LINK: FinanzNachrichten.de
SPONSORED LINK: BestPrice.gr
RECENT NEWS
1. Deadline looms for struggling Cyprus Airways
2. Bank of Cyprus expects to relist on Nicosia, Athens exchanges
3. Greek singer-songwriter Antonis Vardis dies aged 66
4. Red tape cut in application process for Greek ID cards
5. Fake doctor offered outdoor consultations in Katerini
6. Man, 67, arrested on child abuse charges in Aigio
more news
Today
This Week
1. Politicized archaeology
2. Rain and storms with hail expected in many parts of Greece
3. Reforms to dominate Greek talks in Paris, debt relief talks later, says source
4. New committee formed to assess progress of deregulation in closed-shop professions
5. Moderating expectations
6. Trial over 2013 murder of pawn merchant starts in Athens
Today
This Week
1. Thessaloniki mayor Boutaris sworn in wearing yellow star amid Golden Dawn protests
2. The battle against progress
3. Attack on gay couple in Athens leaves one man needing surgery
4. Strong undersea quake occurs off island of Milos, felt in Athens
5. Greek quest for debt relief faces hurdles in Paris
6. Hardouvelis, ECB executive discuss bank program, stress tests
Find us ...
... on
Twitter
... on Facebook
About us  |  Subscriptions  |  Advertising  |  Contact us  |  Athens Plus  |  RSS  |   
Copyright 2014, H KAΘHMEPINH All Rights Reserved.