Pictured: Thessaloniki mayor Yiannis Boutaris is moved to safety while being attacked in northern Greece.
Re: Thessaloniki’s mayor, Yiannis Boutaris, has been attacked during an event commemorating the first world war massacre of Black Sea Greeks by Turks.
He was rushed to hospital with head, back and leg injuries.
Footage from the scene shows the mayor being heckled before the assailants hurled bottles at him and kicked him in the head and legs. As he is escorted...more »