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Hooded youths attack firebomb police

A new round of attacks targeting riot police units took place during the early hours Wednesday at the crossing of Navarinou and Trikoupi streets in Exarchia, central Athens, when a group of hooded youths hurled two Molotov cocktails at officers patrolling the area.

No injuries were reported.

The incidents came in the wake of several running battles between hooded youths and police early on Saturday, when large groups of youths threw Molotov cocktails and stones at police in the same area.