'Out of Greece!': Special forces march in uniform, chant in anti-Merkel protest (VIDEO)Submitted by emalvini on Wed, 10/10/2012 - 14:25
'Out of Greece!': Special forces march in uniform, chant in anti-Merkel protest (VIDEO)
Published: 10 October, 2012, 21:45
Scores of commandos, sailors and paratroopers in their uniforms gathered in Athens on the day of the German Chancellor’s visit – but not to help with keeping the peace. Instead, they staged a march, chanting “Merkel, out of Greece!”
Marching in formation, they also chanted "Together, together, Nazis get out!"
The crowd in the street supported the reservists with rousing cheers. Many of the viewers joined the protesters in their disciplined march.
The demonstration was one of many anti-Merkel protests to hit Athens on Tuesday, as some 50,000 demonstrators took to the streets. The rallies had strong anti-Nazi sentiment. At one occasion demonstrators burned a swastika