April 13, 2014
Clashes occurred in Athens today when police tried to evict a gathering of shop workers protesting Sunday opening hours.
One protesters was injured in the incident, which occured on Ermou, a
pedestrian street where protesters with banners gathered outside
Some 300 retail employees participated in the riots. Unconfirmed
social media reports stated that as many as 1,000 participated. During
the tension, balls were thrown at shop windows and banners reading
“Never on Sunday” were unfurled on Ermou St., in the northeast of the
capital, shattering them.