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Greek debt crisis: Athens protests continue into night

Protests outside the Greek parliament in Athens are continuing into the night, marred by occasional violent clashes between a minority of demonstrators and police.

More than 5,000 police officers have been deployed in the city centre to monitor what started off as a peaceful rally, but skirmishes have broken out on the fringes of the main demonstration.

Jon Sopel reports.

  • 28 Jun 2011
  • From the section Europe
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