Political riots

Chaos in the USA: State of emergency declared, riots spread to other cities PHOTO

The arrested George Floyd later died in custody under unknown circumstances.
Members of the US National Guard took to the streets of Minneapolis after the clashes between the demonstrators and the police.
A state of emergency has been declared in the city, BBC reports.

Hospital workers plan rally on Wednesday to protest gag order

Workers at Evangelismos Hospital in central Athens will hold a rally at the emergency unit on Wednesday morning to protest against a decision by its director to forbid public statements by staff without his permission.
In a statement, the union of hospital doctors in Athens and Piraeus (EINAP) denounced what it called "an autocratic" move by the director.

Greek police break up protest at Chios hotspot

Greek police were called to break up a protest at a migrant hotspot on the island of Chios in the eastern Aegean on Tuesday.
Migrants at the Vial facility were protesting the slow pace with which Greece has been processing asylum claims.
Some protesters lit a garbage container on fire and then threw stones at firemen who tried to douse the blaze.

Open streets

The government's decision to introduce measures that will prevent small groups of protesters from causing traffic jams and disrupting public transport in downtown Athens is a step in the right direction as far as improving life in the Greek capital is concerned.