The statue was removed from Exarcheion Square with riot police and escorts – The Press Project

The statue was removed from Exarcheion Square with riot police and escorts – The Press Project
The statue was removed from Exarcheion Square with riot police and escorts – The Press Project

Two accusations of infidelity for the “Three Loves” of the Exarchies.

Under disapprovals and with strong forces of the MAT it got loose for the sake of the works for the construction of a metro station, the iconic statue – lamppost“Three Loves”, which adorned Exarchia square for decades.

Residents again showed up to express their strong protest against the MAT forces making two arrests on charges of insubordination.

The future of the statue is unclear as it was initially decided by the municipality of Athens to place it in another area and then it was claimed that the relocation will be temporary until the works for the metro station are completed.


The article is in Greek

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