Anti-fascist Protests Across Greece Turn Violent

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September 18, 2013 AT 11:41 AM
Violent clashes broke out in several Greek cities after musician Pavlos Fyssas, described as an anti-fascist activist, was stabbed to death by a man who said he belonged to the far-right Golden Dawn party. The death of Fyssas drew condemnation from across Greece's political spectrum and from abroad. While the extremist Golden Dawn has been blamed for numerous violent attacks in the past, the overnight stabbing is the most serious violence so far directly attributed to a member.