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# Golden Dawn

This year
Greek MPs block jailed neo-Nazi from leading a new party in election
Kasidiaris was among several top Golden Dawn members who were handed heavy prison sentences in relation to the murder of an anti-fascist rapper.
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Greece’s far-right Golden Dawn party found guilty of operating as criminal organisation
The judgement came to a background of clashes between police and anti-fascist demonstrators.
Greece's far-left Syriza party race ahead in exit polls as government concedes defeat
Exit polls have placed support for the party at between 35.5% and 39.5%.
Two people killed outside offices of Greek far-right party Golden Dawn
The shooting comes just weeks after the indictment of six Golden Dawn lawmakers for their involvement in a “criminal organisation”.
Leader of far-right Golden Dawn detained on criminal charges
Greek authorities are moving to dismantle Golden Dawn — which has 18 members in the 300-seat parliament — after the shock murder of an anti-fascist musician on September 18.
Greek police launch crackdown on neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party
The party’s leader and a number of other members have been arrested as police get tough after the murder of a leftist musician.
Judge throws out pivotal anti-racism case by neo-Nazi party in Greece
Golden Dawn had filed the lawsuit against left-wing groups accusing them of inciting violence against the neo-Nazi party.
Greece arrests three neo-Nazis for attacks, arms posession
Greek police have arrested two neo-Nazi sympathisers for illegal arms possession and a third person suspected of involvement in an attack that left three Pakistani migrants hospitalised,
Neo-Nazi office near Athens bombed
A bomb exploded outside an office of the Greek neo-Nazi group Golden Dawn, which has been blamed for recent violent attacks on migrants.
Column: Why hasn’t a far-right party like Golden Dawn emerged in Ireland?
High unemployment and political disillusionment are often a breeding ground for the far right, writes Rory Costello. So why hasn’t one emerged?
Far right political party tries to set up 'Greek only' blood bank
Meanwhile Human Rights Watch has identified a ‘rising wave of xenophobic attacks’.
Greek pro-bailout parties claim knife-edge elections
The eurozone breathes a sigh of relief.
Everything you need to know about today’s crucial election in Greece
Who’s running? What do they believe? And what happens if the new government rejects the bailout?
Greek party spokesperson involved in debate fracas sues politician he slapped on air
The Golden Dawn’s Ilias Kasidiaris is suing the female politician he struck during a live televised debate.
VIDEO: Arrest warrant issued after fight on Greek election TV debate
A spokesman for the far-right Golden Dawn party tried to punch one female rival after throwing water at another one.
Greece to hold second election after coalition talks are abandoned
Talks to try and form a techocrat government are abandoned after a two-hour meeting of the five main leaders.
Greek crisis: Syriza out of talks, second election likely
The leader of the far left party will not take part in coalition talks today.
Movies, MPs and Angry Birds: the week in statistics
Plus: How long it takes to ruin a two-hour debate, and the number of people who’d rather pick a convict than Obama.
Radical Left coalition to meet Socialists in last bid to form Greek government
If Alexis Tsipras and Evangelos Venizelos can’t agree a common platform, a second election will be almost certain.
Greece: Uncertainty continues as power-sharing talks enter third round
If the latest efforts to form a coalition fail, the country could face fresh elections in early June.
Radical Left coalition to begin attempts at forming Greek coalition
Alexis Tsipras will try to form a government after the largest party, New Democracy, said it would not be able to govern.
Exit polls show far-right party set for Greek parliament
Golden Dawn is capitalising on protest votes as mainstream parties jostle for support.