Racial tension on the rise in Greece

Economic crisis feeds growing hostilities between locals and immigrants in capital, Athens.


    Greece's economic crisis has led to increasing hostilities between locals and immigrants in the capital, Athens.

    In local elections in November, a far-right party won five per cent of the vote, and a seat on the city council for the first time.

    Al Jazeera's Barnaby Phillips reports from Athens.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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