Anarchists throw paint at US ambassador’s home in Greece May 16, 2019 0 425 12345 AFPAthensGreek radical anarchists on Wednesday threw paint outside the home of the American ambassador to Greece in support of a jailed far-left assassin, the group said.“I woke up to more childish vandalism this morning outside the residence and will continue to work with Greek authorities to punish the culprits according to law,” ambassador Geoffrey Pyatt said in a tweet. “Destruction of property is not peaceful protest”. The vandalism was claimed by radical anarchist group Rubicon in support of Dimitris Koufodinas, a jailed prominent member of the far-left Greek extremist organisation November 17.A video posted by the group showed a group of motorcyclists throwing black and red paint at the residence’s outer enclosure.Police have detained nine people in connection with Wednesday’s incident. Rubicon has carried out a host of similar attacks on foreign embassies in recent years. RELATED ARTICLES Merkel says she and Macron ‘wrestle’ on policy issues May 16, 2019 0 416 65 migrants rescued off Libya; Salvini says Italy won’t take them May 16, 2019 0 445 Congress has no right to ‘do-over’ of Russia probe, says White House counsel May 16, 2019 0 986 Republicans try to spark US top court showdown over access to abortion AFP Washington Republican-led legislatures in state after state are passing bills restricting abortion access in a bid to eventually challenge the 1973 US Supreme Court ruling allowing a woman to terminate a .. May ‘sure’ lawmakers will want to deliver Brexit in June vote Reuters LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May said she was confident lawmakers would want to deliver Brexit when legislation to secure Britain’s departure from the European Union comes before parliament next .. France grants asylum to wife of ex-Interpol chief charged in China Reuters PARIS France has granted asylum to the wife of a former head of the international police cooperation agency Interpol, after he was charged in his native China with corruption, the wife’s lawyer said on Wednesday. .. Polish ambassador spat at in Israel amid rising tensions WARSAW: Poland’s ambassador to Israel was spat at while sitting in his car in Tel Aviv, Israeli police said, and the Polish government condemned the incident, which coincided with rising tensions between the two .. Mexico gives ‘protection’ to Venezuelan oppn lawmaker AFP Mexico City The Mexican government said Tuesday that its embassy in Venezuela has taken in opposition lawmaker Franco Manuel Casella to provide him “protection and safety,” even as Mexico City insists it is not ..