Golden Dawn party

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‘This is their time’: post-Golden Dawn, is far-right reviving in Greece?
Extremist party’s demise has left a gap that it is being filled by far-right groups in north of the country

Helena Smith in Athens

25, Oct, 2021 @10:39 AM

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Golden Dawn deputy behind bars after nine months on the run
Christos Pappas was last of far-right group’s cadres to evade justice after key trial last year jailed dozens

Helena Smith in Athens

02, Jul, 2021 @3:04 PM

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Greek police arrest fugitive deputy leader of neo-Nazi group Golden Dawn
Christos Pappas has been on the run since he was sentenced to more than 13 years in jail in October 2020

Helena Smith and agencies in Athens

01, Jul, 2021 @8:34 PM

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Golden Dawn MEP Ioannis Lagos arrested in Brussels
Former leader of neo-Nazi party convicted in absentia in 2020 faces extradition to Athens

Helena Smith in Athens

27, Apr, 2021 @3:35 PM

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'It’s incredible': why do two convicted Greek neo-Nazis remain at large?
Christos Pappas, Golden Dawn’s de facto number two, is missing, while MEP Ioannis Lagos has refused to return home

Helena Smith in Athens

11, Jan, 2021 @11:06 AM

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The best of the long read in 2020
Our 20 favourite pieces of the year

22, Dec, 2020 @12:00 PM

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Reporting from Greece: 'This country has become a poster child for resilience'
Helena Smith on 30 years as Greece correspondent, meeting resistance heroes, being quoted by Obama, and Golden Dawn

Helena Smith, as told to Sophie Zeldin-O'Neill

07, Dec, 2020 @6:00 AM

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Greek court jails Golden Dawn leaders as it rejects calls for delay
Far-right party’s founder, Nikos Michaloliakos, declares himself ‘proud’ to be imprisoned

Helena Smith in Athens

22, Oct, 2020 @3:28 PM

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The women who brought down Greece's Golden Dawn
Female legal experts played key role in confronting far-right party’s violent tactics

Helena Smith

22, Oct, 2020 @4:00 AM

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Neo-Nazi leaders of Greece's Golden Dawn sentenced to 13 years
Leaders of violent far-right group, including former MPs, shown little leniency by judges

Helena Smith

14, Oct, 2020 @4:50 PM

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The Guardian view on Greece and Golden Dawn: defeating the politics of hate | Editorial
Editorial: Guilty verdicts for the leaders of the fascist party show that the far right can be challenged and beaten

Editorial

08, Oct, 2020 @5:55 PM

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Why did Golden Dawn's neo-Nazi leaders get away with it for so long? | Daniel Trilling
The party’s campaign of violence goes back to the 1990s, yet Greece’s political class seemed to turn a blind eye, says author Daniel Trilling

Daniel Trilling

08, Oct, 2020 @6:00 AM

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