Athens marks International Women's Day with pro-refugee and anti-NATO rally

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More than 1,000 activists in Athens, Greece, held a demonstration in support of refugees and against the NATO, US and EU intervention in Syria, marking the occasion of International Women's Day on Tuesday.

The demonstrators, predominantly from the Federation of Women of Greece (OGE) and the All Workers Military Front (PAME), rallied through the streets of central Athens before passing the embassy of the United States.