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Greek crisis: Major rallies due ahead of vote   Athens: Rival camps in Greece are set to hold major rallies in Athens ahead of Sunday's crucial referendum on an international bailout deal Greek violence ahead of debt vote  Athens: Police and protesters have clashed after the first anti-government demonstration since Greece's far-left Syriza party took power last month   Greeks stage 24-hour anti-austerity general strike  A general strike against tough austerity measures has begun in Greece, with the country's trade unions calling for 'mass mobilisation' of pr...   Greek strike shuts down country ahead of vote  Unions have called for a 48-hour general strike beginning ahead of an anticipated vote by the Greek government on yet another round of auste... Greece braces for 48-hour strike  Greece is braced for a 48-hour general strike across public and private sectors in protest at a proposed new wave of spending cuts Thousands rally, standstill by anti-austerity strike  Athens: Tens of thousands of people rallied across Greece, as a general strike essentially shut down much of the country's transportation network Athens clashes as Greek police fire tear gas
  Greece crisis: Mass rival rallies over bailout vote

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  Athens: Tens of thousands of Greeks have attended rival rallies in Athens ahead of a crucial referendum

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  Police have fired tear gas to disperse anarchists throwing petrol bombs near Athens' parliament on a day-long strike against austerity measures

  Lawmakers voted to approve another round of austerity measures, sought in return for a new eurozone bailout of the debt-stricken country
Feb.10 Greece anger over spending cuts. Athens

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Oct.20 Rioters have fought other protesters   Athens: Rioters have fought other protesters in Athens where thousands of people are rallying outside parliament to condemn a new round of cuts Oct.19 Greek clashes amid general strike
  Athens: Greek riot police have fired tear gas and fought running battles with protesters, amid a 48-hour general strike that has paralysed the country Jun.28 Greek protests turn ugly as strike begins  Athens: Riot police fired tear gas to disperse stone-throwing demonstrators, as thousands rallied to protest proposed austerity measures Jun.27 Greek unions stage general strike  Trade unions have begun a 48-hour general strike, hours after PM George Papandreou urged parliament to back an austerity package Jun.14 Greece braces for general strike

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Sep.12 New protests over austerity cuts
May.5 Three dead as Greek strike grows violent
  Athens: Police sirens and tear gas filled the streets around parliament building after protests against government. 3 people dying in a fire inside a bank
 President warns the country is 'on the brink of the abyss'
May.4 Greeks protest austerity measures  Athens: An estimated 2,000 protesters representing teachers from the public sector marched past the finance ministry and parliament May.1 Police tear gas anti-austerity protesters. Athens Mar.11 Thousands protest Greek austerity plan  Athens: Thousands of people marched through Athens as part of a 24-hour nationwide strike to protest further measures by the embattled government

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Dec.6 Protesters on police shooting anniversary
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Dec.20 Athens sees more violent clashes
Dec.18 New clashes break out Dec.13 Violent protests resume  Athens: Violent clashes broke out in Athens, following a day of largely peaceful vigils for Grigoropoulos. Youths threw petrol bombs at banks Dec.10 Strike adds to unrest  Athens: Hundreds of people have marched through Athens to protest at the government's economic policies; police dealt with low-level violence Dec.9 Greece braces for general strike  Greece is braced for further turmoil after days of violence as unions stage a strike in protest against the government's economic policies Protests as Athens funeral held
  Clashes broke out in the capital as the funeral was held of a 15-year-old whose fatal shooting by police sparked days of rioting across the country Mar.24 Protest as Olympic torch is lit
  A protester managed to breach the tight security during the torch lighting ceremony. He unfurled a banner, but was apprehended

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Apr.16 Violence erupts near EU summit  Demonstrations against the war in Iraq clashed with police, torched banks and smashed shopfronts

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2. 2015-07-02 Greek crisis: Major rallies due ahead of vote Athens
D. 2015-02-26 Greek violence ahead of debt vote Athens
E. 2013-04-30 Greeks stage 24-hour anti-austerity general strike Greece
F. 2012-11-06 Greek strike shuts down country ahead of vote Greece
G. 2012-11-05 Greece braces for 48-hour strike Greece
H. 2012-10-18 Thousands rally, standstill by anti-austerity strike Athens
I. 2012-09-26 Athens clashes as Greek police fire tear gas Athens
J. 2012-04-04 Greek clashes over man's suicide Athens

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