Nov 17 2010
Leaflets with drawings of pigs – animals considered impure in Islam – also were strewn across the square.
Dozens of residents Tuesday launched eggs and jeered hundreds of Muslim immigrants gathered for a prayer session on a square in central Athens, on the occasion of the feast of Eid al-Adha. While Muslims, protected by a cordon of riot police, prayed, residents shouted insults at the top of their balconies and waving Greek flags.
BIVOUAC H/T Susan K