Free weekly publication targeted in arson attack

The offices of free weekly publication Athens Voice suffered extensive damage as a result of an alleged arson attack early on Thursday.

According to initial reports, a fire broke out at the publication’s premises located on the third floor of a building situated on Charilaou Trikoupi Street, in central Athens, at around 6.45 a.m.

Police officers were reportedly treating the incident as a case of arson after discovering that the entrance glass door had been broken into.