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Anti-austerity rally turns violent as general strike brings Greece to standstill

A protester uses a hammer to attack riot police officer during clashes at a nationwide general strike demonstration in Athens Picture by Thanassis Stavrakis/AP
By Elena Becatoros and Derek Gatopoulos
An anti-austerity rally in Greece's capital turned violent as a general strike halted flights, ferries and public transportation, and thousands joined protest marches across the country. A smal[...]

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