Violenti scontri tra dimostranti e forze dell'ordine in Grecia . Tra 25000 e 27000 cittadini sono nelle strade della capitale greca per protestare contro le nuove misure restrittive che il Governo sta per comunicare in queste ore .
In serata ci si attende una comunicazione del Primo Ministro e non è escluso un rimpasto nel governo .
Greek anti-government protests turned violent Wednesday, as protesters threw petrol bombs at the Ministry of Finance and police fired tear gas at protesters, police said.
Tens of thousands of protesters had vowed to form a human shield around the Greek Parliament to prevent lawmakers from debating new austerity measures Wednesday afternoon.
Between 25,000 and 27,000 demonstrators were on the streets of the capital by the middle of the day, police said. Two policemen and four civilians were mildly injured and 12 people were arrested, they said.Prime Minister George Papandreou is due to address the nation on television later Wednesday, prompting speculation that he will announce a Cabinet reshuffle.