Clashes and arrests during students demo (Athens, 4/12/2008)
During a students demo of 2.500 against the new law on universities, privatizations and recognition of private colleges degrees as equal to the universities and the new pension reactionary reform, banks and luxurious shops had their facades broken down by groups of demonstrators. The cops attacked repeatedly the demo, and managed to arrest a demonstrator in one of their attacks. Later on, Z group motorbike policemen were attacked outside polytechnic school, leading to one of them beaten away from his bike that got smashed by demostrators. After this, MAT (riot police) brigades belted the area and attacked the demonstrations gathered in front of the polytechnic school, arresting another one demonstrator, and were repelled at last.