Athens turned into all-night war zone, hundreds arrested on Saturday

In the wake of the rally: Destruction in Athens

In the wake of the rally: Destruction in Athens

Destruction in Athens

Destruction in Athens

Anarchists leaped from balcony to balcony combining rocket-throwing and parkour

Anarchists leaped from balcony to balcony combining rocket-throwing and parkour

The police responded to the rain of Molotov bombs with chemicals

Well over 211 people have been detained after an all-night battle that took part following protest rallies held to commemorate the shooting of teenager Alexis Grigoropoulos by a policeman in 2008. Athens turned into a war zone after 8 p.m. with riots breaking out in the streets around Exarhia, the Polytechnic and Omonoia.

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