The events of Marfin through 10 images

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10 years and 4 days have passed since the sad events at Marfin Bank on Stadiou Street.

Three bank employees died in the blaze. Among them is an unborn child.

The events of Marfin through 10 images

10 years and 4 days have passed since the sad events at Marfin Bank on Stadiou Street.

Three bank employees died in the blaze. Among them is an unborn child.

The Marfin tragedy took place on May 5, 2010, when during a protest against the financial measures for the signing of the loan agreement, a group of strangers threw Molotov cocktails at the bank while about 25-30 workers were inside.

Most managed to escape, five were rescued by the Fire Department, but three died of suffocation due to toxic fumes and thick smoke.

The identities of the perpetrators of the attack have not been confirmed to date.

In memory of the victims of the tragedy, Angeliki Papathanassopoulou (32 years old-4 months pregnant), Epamineondas Tsakalis (36 years old) and Paraskevi Zoulia (35 years old) today, at 12 noon, a plaque will be placed at the place where they were murdered. our three fellow citizens, employees of Marfin, on the initiative of Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis and in the presence of the President of the Republic Katerina Sakellaropoulou and political leaders from opposition parties. Earlier, SYRIZA President Alexis Tsipras will lay wreaths at the site at 9:30 and will be followed by KKE Secretary General Dimitris Koutsoumbas at 10:30.

The chronicle of the tragedy through the lens of the Athenian-Macedonian News Agency.

The events of Marfin through 10 images

The events of Marfin through 10 images

The events of Marfin through 10 images

The events of Marfin through 10 images

Source: RES-EIA

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