Unknown assailants attack students at Macedonia University

Two students at the University of Macedonia, which is based in Thessaloniki, were being treated in the hospital on Thursday for injuries sustained during an assault on Wednesday night by a group of youths who broke into the university campus and used iron bars to attack students and vandalize property.

Doctors said the students’ injuries, although serious, were not life-threatening.

Another two students who sustained lighter injuries during the attack were taken to the hospital for first-aid treatment and discharged.