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Police probe online footage that appears to show forced detention

Greek police launched an investigation on Monday into footage that was posted online showing a young man being forcibly detained by Delta officers in the neighborhood of Exarchia, central Athens.

The probe was ordered by Alternate Minister for Citizens’ Protection Yiannis Panousis after the video appeared on the Internet last Friday.

The incident occurred at a National Technical University of Athens gate on Stournari Street.