Demonstrators flee as Greek police fire tear gas to disperse education bill protest

Police in Thessaloniki, Greece used tear gas to disperse a protest against the government's education reform bill.

Footage from February 10 shows several explosions as tear gas is fired towards protesters who quickly dispersed to seek cover.

Students are protesting against a bill that would allow police to patrol university campuses.

Demonstrators defied a ban on protests imposed as part of measures to tackle the spread of COVID-19.


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Location: Greece