Police pelted as explosions heard in Athens protests

Rocks and debris have been thrown at riot police in Athens and explosions have rocked the crowd as ten of thousands protest over the visit of Angela Merkel.

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Greek protests over Merkel visit

Stones are being thrown at Greek riot police who are firing teargas in return at protesters on the streets of Athens demonstrating against the visit of the German Chancellor Angela Merkel - her first since the euro crisis began.