Monday March 30, 2015 Search
Weather | Athens
14o C
09o C
News
Business
Comment
Life
Sports
Community
Survival Guide
Greek Edition
Police defend neo-Nazi MP's presence at Easter service for mostly force members

Police sources on Thursday defended the fact that Golden Dawn PARTY spokesman Ilias Kasidiaris, who faces charges of being a member of a criminal organization, was allowed to observe the Resurrection ceremony on Saturday at a church located within the grounds of the Public Order Ministry.

The church is used by police officers but was open to the public for the Easter ceremony.

Speaking to To Vima newspaper, a police officer said that superiors were notified of Kasidiarisís presence at the church but a decision was taken not to ask him to leave because the ceremony was not limited to police staff.

Kasidiaris and fellow Neo-Nazi MP Ilias PanaYiotaros were prevented in March from attending a memorial service for two murdered members of the policeís DIAS motorcycle-riding squad.

ekathimerini.com , Thursday April 24, 2014 (20:35)  
Work on tram extension begins in Piraeus
Claim of responsibility for Athens police precinct attack
Flooding in Serres after river bursts its banks
Greeceís Tsipras to meet ministers as creditors ponder overhauls
Greek yields edge up as lenders scrutinise reform pledge
Greek bond yields edged up on Monday as investors cautiously waited to see whether Athens would come up with a list of reforms sufficient to unlock much-needed bailout cash. While Greece sou...
Euro hurt by Greek uncertainty, dollar helped by rate outlook
The euro fell on Monday, hurt by uncertainty over whether Greece and its international creditors will be able to strike a deal that will help Athens secure funding before it runs out of mone...
Inside Business
SOCCER
Improved Greece draws 0-0 at Hungary
Greece ended up goalless with Hungary in Budapest on Sunday, on manager Sergio Markarianís debut on the national teamís bench, a result that has left Greece at the bottom of its Euro 2016 qu...
HANDBALL
Hooligans mar PAOKīs handball cup triumph
PAOK won its second Greek Cup in handball beating AEK 29-27 in Sundayís final in Thessaloniki, but the clashes between AEK fans and the police as well as the exchange of lethal flares betwee...
Inside Sports
COMMENTARY
Letīs change the subject
Letís talk about the weather. The cloudy skies, the rain, storms and humidity, the overall heavy atmosphere. Itís better to think of that than politics and politicians, whatever cuts they ma...
EDITORIAL
Too little, too late?
Many of the measures that are rumored to comprise part of the list that the Greek government is expected to submit to the European Commission, European Central Bank and the International Mon...
Inside Comment
SPONSORED LINK: FinanzNachrichten.de
SPONSORED LINK: BestPrice.gr
†RECENT NEWS
1. Greek yields edge up as lenders scrutinise reform pledge
2. Euro hurt by Greek uncertainty, dollar helped by rate outlook
3. Greece says not backing down on debt relief goal
4. Greeceīs OPAP 2014 profit jumps on new games, cost cuts
5. Work on tram extension begins in Piraeus
6. Claim of responsibility for Athens police precinct attack
more news
Today
This Week
1. ECB nerves fray on Greece as supervisors rile central bankers
2. Greek markets show all at risk should mistake trigger a default
3. European stock-index futures rise as investors look to Greece
4. Claim of responsibility for Athens police precinct attack
5. Work on tram extension begins in Piraeus
6. Flooding in Serres after river bursts its banks
Today
This Week
1. Next Monday is D-Day for state funds
2. PM faces Merkel amid race to detail reforms
3. Eurogroup unlikely to be held soon to discuss Greek reforms
4. Some more equal than others
5. Moscow expects progress from Tsipras visit
6. Greece to present reforms by Monday, says gov't spokesman [Update]
†††Find us ...
††... on
Twitter
†† ††... on Facebook ††
About us  |  Subscriptions  |  Advertising  |  Contact us  |  Athens Plus  |  RSS  |   
Copyright © 2015, H KAΘHMEPINH All Rights Reserved.