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Anarchists clash with police, burn flag in Exarchia

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Police are seeking the self-styled anarchists who burned a Greek flag in the downtown neighborhood of Exarchia in the early hours of Saturday.

The incident occured shortly before 1 a.m. following clashes at the junction of Patission and Tositsa streets, where anarchists hurled firebombs at riot police vans.

Officers fired back with tear gas and briefly cordoned off Patission Street.