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Protests flare in Athens

Protesters have been confronting police in Athens on the day the teenager, whose shooting sparked rioting across Greece, was buried.

Hundreds of buildings have been burnt and dozens of people injured in four days of rioting after a policeman shot Alexandros Grigoropoulos, 15.

Thousands of mourners attended his funeral in a southern suburb of Athens.

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