After months of harassment and abuse at the hands of the Greek police, members of the Greek transgender community last night decided they had had enough.
Details of what happened are still emerging. However, from contacts with the Greek Transgender Association and pictures supplied, it is clear that at around midnight (UK time), 2 in the morning (Greek time), a massive police operation, intended once more to take a group of transgender women into custody for questioning and identity checks was met with passive resistance, as many of the trans women simply refused to be detained, and retaliated by lying down in the road.
More details to follow.
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