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Greek Farmers Protest Tax Increase

Greek farmers protested in Athens on Wednesday, demonstrating against planned changes in the tax and pension system demanded by the country's creditors.

. Greek farmers shout slogans during a rally in front of the Parliament in Athens, Greece on Nov. 18. The farmers are protesting planned tax increases.

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. Farmers clash with riot police during an anti-government protest in front of the parliament at Syntagma square in Athens on Wednesday. Greek farmers have long enjoyed privileges like subsidies and tax breaks, but the country’s bailout creditors demand tax and pension reforms.

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. A protesting farmer throws an orange at riot police during the clashes.

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. Riot police officers stand guard in front of the Greek parliament.

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. Riot police clash with farmers.

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. A Greek farmer carries a white baby lamb on his shoulders during a rally in front of Parliament.

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. A police officer defends himself as a farmer charges at him.

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. A police officer kicks back a flare thrown by farmers.

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