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Grenade Thrown at Russian Consulate in Greece; No Injuries

Elena Becatoros Friday, March 22, 2019

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Assailants suspected of belonging to a left-wing militant group threw a hand grenade at the Russian Consulate in Athens on Friday, causing minor damage and no injuries, Greek authorities said.

Police sent a bomb disposal team to the consulate after cameras showed two people on a motorbike throwing a small object in the early hours of the morning at the fence beside the consulate's security guard post, reportedly causing minor damage. No security guard was at the post at the time. ...

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