Supporters of the closed state broadcaster ERT in stand-off with riot police
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Greek police clear state broadcaster

Greek riot police have cleared the headquarters of the former state broadcaster ERT, using tear gas to gain entry and arresting several people.

Police formed a cordon round the building in Athens, before going from room to room to evacuate protesters.

Former employees have occupied the building since the government closed ERT and sacked its 2,600 staff in June.

Mark Lowen reports from Athens.

  • 07 Nov 2013
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