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Greece: Over 30 arrested in clashes at anti-campus security law protest02:37

Greece: Over 30 arrested in clashes at anti-campus security law protest

Greece, Thessaloniki
February 22, 2021 at 14:35 GMT +00:00 · Published

Police detained at least 30 demonstrators, in Thessaloniki, following clashes during a protest over a recently approved campus security law on Monday.

Scuffles erupted between police officers and protesters who were seen screaming while being detained.

The law allows police to patrol university campuses. Opposition parties and student unions in the country decry the new law's approval saying this is against the democratic practices in the campuses.

Greece: Over 30 arrested in clashes at anti-campus security law protest02:37
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Police detained at least 30 demonstrators, in Thessaloniki, following clashes during a protest over a recently approved campus security law on Monday.

Scuffles erupted between police officers and protesters who were seen screaming while being detained.

The law allows police to patrol university campuses. Opposition parties and student unions in the country decry the new law's approval saying this is against the democratic practices in the campuses.