Golden Dawn supporters arrested in Veria

Eight supporters of the neoNazi party Chrysi Avgi (Golden Dawn) were arrested in Veria, northern Greece, on Saturday afternoon after attacking people at a cafe.

According to the police the Golden Dawn supporters had scuffled with people handing out election leaflets before descending on a cafe that is a regular haunt for extreme leftists.

One person was injured during the attack and the cafe suffered considerable damage.