Athens Burning As Police Runs Out Of Tear Gas

Sunday, February 12, 2012
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden
ZeroHedge.com
02/12/2012

Tonight’s protest in Athens has all the makings of the vintage ones from May of 2010, and the nigh is still young. Here are some updates:

FTW: Public order minister resigns in Greece as fires burn – BBC

Rioting spreads across central Athens, at least 5 buildings set ablaze – AP

2:02PM EST: FIRES ARE BURNING SEVERAL SMALL BUSINESSES AROUND ATHENS AS PROTESTERS CLASH WITH POLICE NEAR GREEK PARLIAMENT

1:52 PM EST: POLICE ARE CLEARING PROTESTERS FROM OUT IN FRONT OF GREEK PARLIAMENT BUILDING

1:50 PM EST: ATMS ARE REPORTEDLY EMPTY AROUND ATHENS… STILL UNCONFIRMED WORKING TO CONFIRM THIS

1:48 PM EST: LARGE FIRES ARE REPORTED AROUND ATHENS… INCLUDING A BRANCH OF EUROBANK AND STARBUCKS

Skai TV reports that police have run out of tear gas & have asked for more supplies to be brought

The Rest…HERE

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