Chemicals were thrown into Victoria where people gathered, while according to information from Avgi, arrests were made.
At the same time, with their posts on social media, people are informing that MAT are heading towards Monastiraki, where fascists and anti-authoritarians have gathered.
It is recalled that earlier Neo Heraklion was under police occupation, as approximately 2,000 police officers from all EL.AS services. they were on the streets of the area, in view of the gatherings of the far-right on the occasion of the double murder in 2013, of gold miners Manolis Kapelonis and Giorgos Fondoulis and the gathering of anti-fascists in response.
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Although the police directly threatened the anti-fascists that if they did not leave, there would be arrests, dozens of organizations of the Left and the anarchist/anti-authoritarian space, as well as unions and neighborhood collectives initially met in the square of Neos Heraklion.
The police, for their part, allowed the gathering of the neo-Nazis at the monument to the murder of Fundoulis and Capelonis, but not that of the anti-fascists. Specifically, EL.AS. he defiantly chose to remain a “spectator” when about 20 foreign fascists were at the scene of the murder, where the family of Fundoulis also went and held a parade, while he also proceeded to arrest anti-fascists.