Protest in Photos

Photos: Labor protests continue to roil Greece

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Greek shipyard workers who say they haven’t been paid in weeks stormed the Defense Ministry complex in Athens on Oct. 4., Reuters reported.

Police clash with protesters(AP Photo / Thanassis Stavrakis)

 

Protesters leave from the broken entrance of Greece’s Defense Ministry.(AP Photo / Thanassis Stavrakis)

Public hospital employees were also protesting in Athens. Workers oppose the new austerity measures that would impose cuts in pay and staff.

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Outside of the Health Ministry employees stand behind a banner of the ancient Greek goddess Hygeia, the goddess of health and healing.(AP Photo / Petros Giannakouri)
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Zoi Florou, a public hospital employee, holds up flowers during a protest outside the Health Ministry.(AP Photo / Petros Giannakouris)
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