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by Eric Ribellarsi
A new map has been leaked revealing a Golden Dawn plot for an unnamed operation targeting a number of communist organizations, football clubs, immigrant sites - all located in the Exarcheia district of Athens. Of the targeted, top sites include the offices of both the Communist Organization of Greece (KOE), the Coalition of the Radical Left (SYRIZA), and AEK (an anti-fascist football club notorious for fighting Golden Dawn fascists). The map itself color codes the various sites, designating a particular color for the cafés and parks where immigrants gather.
The map itself was leaked from the Greek police department who seized the map from Golden Dawn members. The map in question lists each of the sites as "targets." For what exactly is not explicitly known. An incident of mass terror targeting the enemies of these fascists very well could be the precursor to a larger show down with the fascist Golden Dawn.
This party has continued to grow in popularity, despite an increasingly polarized and militant resistance to it, among broadening sections of the society. It is a party with massive support in the riot police of Greece, who are a separate and highly ideological unit apart from the regular police of Greece.
Earlier this year, the Golden Dawn party was banned following their murder of a member of the Communist Party of Greece (KKE). That ban has meant a dangerous increasing support of the Golden Dawn, who paint themselves as suppressed patriots. That ban has also meant an alarming rallying of the left in Greece in support of the Greek EU-IMF dominated state, which itself remains firmly in power.
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