Leader of Greece’s Far-Right Golden Dawn Jailed Before Trial

Reuters, October 3, 2013

The leader of Greece’s far-right Golden Dawn party was sent to jail on Thursday pending trial on criminal charges, the first time an elected party chief has been put behind bars since a military coup nearly five decades ago.

The imprisonment of Nikolaos Mihaloliakos, who has watched support for his party wane after a supporter fatally stabbed a popular rapper, is a reprieve for Prime Minister Antonis Samaras’s government that has vowed to wipe out the party, calling it a “gang of neo-Nazis”.

Stunned by a court decision to free three other senior Golden Dawn lawmakers on Wednesday, the government hailed Thursday’s verdict as “the most dynamic confrontation of a neo-Nazi criminal gang in European, and possibly, world history”.

The government, which is hoping the mass arrests of Golden Dawn’s top brass will help it subdue a party seemingly untouched by accusations of violence and intimidation, praised the justice system for “doing its job”.

Mihaloliakos, grey-haired and bespectacled, shouted: “Long live Greece! Victory!” as he was led away from court in handcuffs in the early hours of Thursday. He denied charges of founding and belonging to a criminal organization during a six-hour plea session before a judge.

His wife and daughter, joined by Golden Dawn lawmakers, stood outside the court in the rain. “You are a diamond–don’t buckle,” his wife Eleni Zaroulia, a fellow lawmaker, told him.

Flag-waving supporters yelled a popular party slogan: “Blood! Honor! Golden Dawn!”.

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Golden Dawn said the decision was “the most wretched conspiracy in modern Greek political history”.

“The jailing of our general secretary is totally unfair, unconstitutional and dictated by foreign centers of power,” the party said in a statement posted on its website.

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Despite shedding about a third of support since the killing, polls show it remains Greece’s third most popular party.

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  • Bobbala

    Fascist

    You keep using that word, I do not think it means what you think it means
    — Inigo Montoya

    • Spartacus

      It doesn’t …

      • Bobbala

        I was referring more to the jailing of the opposition before the election by the “tolerant”, “moderate” and in no way “extreme” party.

        • foundingstockcracker

          Bishop Pavlos of Glyfada Speaks Out: “They Have Jailed the Victims instead of the Abusers”!

          and speaking of the abusers the stated,

          They were wrong when they opened our borders in 1990, wrong when they
          tried to make it easy for the foreigners to get citizenship. We welcome
          those from all countries as tourists, but they should go back to their
          homelands”

      • Manaphy

        Well, I guess I’m a fascist then.

        • Spartacus

          Me too .

          • foundingstockcracker

            I prefer National Socialist. Just picking the nits.

          • NoMosqueHere

            Would America’s Founding Fathers, all enlightened white christians, approve of Nazi fascism. Uh…no.

        • NoMosqueHere

          Congratulations. You must hate the United States, which is based on democratic values.

          • foundingstockcracker

            Enlightenment? So called. You forgot to qualify as “limited democracy” and even of that they were fearful.
            Of course the Bolsheviks, the Marxists also liked “democracy.”

          • ShermanTMcCoy

            I love the Constitution. Too bad it hasn’t been used for generations.

      • Jeff O

        Fascism has never been an American concept and is antithetical to America’s Constitution, Declaration of Independence, and ideals. Washington, Jefferson, Adams, and Franklin would never accept you as an American. And, indeed, you are not an American, but rather a Transylvanian (Romanian) Fascist loser. Your should change your name to Count Chocula, since you are both a vampire and a clown. No normal american would have anything to do with you. And if somehow Roosevelt, Patton, or Eisenhower could get their hands on you would be arrested and shot.

      • NoMosqueHere

        Most normal people are repulsed by fascism, particularly nazi genocidal fascism, which you endorse.

        • Spartacus

          Nazi arabs ? Something tells me you’re not an Eskimo …

          • foundingstockcracker

            I think your sniffers working quite well Spartacus.

          • NoMosqueHere

            Something tells me you’re a Transylvanian vampire.

          • foundingstockcracker

            Me thinks you’ve got a reasonably good sniffer.

  • Raised Its Ugly Head

    Everyone involved with and paid by the modern liberal state’s totalitarian hatred of your White privilege is a member of a criminal gang.

  • joesolargenius

    That just goes to show that you can kill lotsa people and still be okay as long as you don’t harm a celebrity , they must of being done something right to have been singled out for this special treatment.

    • Jesse James

      even a crappy fifth rate celebrity.

  • Spartacus

    “Blood! Honor! Golden Dawn!”

    ———————————————————————————————————————

    We will triumph . Our honor is loyalty, and we fight an enemy without honor, but thankfully, without a brain either.

    • Manaphy

      In my opinion, Jews are the least honorable people on the planet. While I don’t deny the existence of good individual Jews, the Jewish community (as a whole) has been like a family of cockroaches in a house: They eat away at its foundation by telling whites that they are all collectively guilty of slavery, Jim Crow, Etc. and tell whites that they have to import third world Africans and Muslims to “diversify society”. They also break down the house’s walls by calling anyone who advocates border security a racist, calling anyone who disagrees with the U.S./Israel point of view of WWII an Antisemite, calling anyone who disagrees with the Israeli government an Antisemite, etc. A Cockroach has no honor.

      “You don’t reason with a cockroach, you step on it” – Alex Linder

      • Stan D Mute

        Jews have also given us tremendous advances in science and medicine. The trouble with Jews is simply that they are very smart. Some Jews are good and ethical people, some are not. But when a very smart person goes wrong, they can go wrong in a monstrously big way. The mistake we’ve made with Jews is in permitting them citizenship when their first loyalty is to Zionism. Just as we once tried to purge the communists, we need to purge the Zionists as well as anyone else whose first and only loyalty is not to our Nation. At this point it’s all academic anyway since “our Nation” has been given away without a fight.

  • HJ11

    This is the time when Golden Dawn can prove itself or simply fade away. Tyrants always try to eliminate serious opposition by using trumped up charges and quickly fabricated new laws.

    if Golden Dawn has the right stuff, they’ll get even stronger and will eventually win.

    • Stan D Mute

      Truer words have not been posted. If Golden Dawn survives this and thrives, it will be the beacon of hope for dispossessed whites throughout Europe, America, and Oceania.

      • Garrett Brown

        A little beach house in Athens… Yah, I’d be fine with Greece. Go go true Greeks!!!

    • Spartacus

      They do have the right stuff. Just take a look at this video, where 30 antifa and illegal invaders attack a single GD member :

      https://www(DOT)youtube(DOT)com/watch?v=lfUolJ3MVpI

      • HJ11

        It’s not always about physical combat. To win you have to outsmart the enemy as well.

        Strength starts in the mind.

        • Spartacus

          I agree, but knowing how to throw a good punch always helps .

  • bigone4u

    I love the attitude of defiance taken by GD and its supporters. It’s never easy to oppose the New World Order, but it will be harder with the leader in jail on trumped-up charges. “You are a diamond–don’t buckle.” Diamonds we all must be.

    • seapeaMP

      If you can’t beat ’em, jail ’em!

      Jailing members of the GD is an act of desperation. GD’s opposition has already lost.

  • RHG

    What a charade, whenever there are riots popping off in Greece, you can count on the rioters being either “leftwingers” and/or “anarchists” and yet, this government has used the killing of one individual by another that might not even have anything to do at all with politics as an excuse to try to outlaw a political party that was gaining popularity. Hopefully with the judges release already of some of these people, the people of Greece will get a chance to see what kind of people they are really being led by.

  • IKantunderstand

    Fascist has no meaning anymore, as far as I am concerned. Just like racist, It too, has no meaning anymore. What does have meaning is genocide, White genocide. What does have meaning, is tribalism. We White tribes need to coalesce. We need to unite against the forces that want to destroy us. We need to eradicate them, before, they eradicate us. And, trust me, that is their goal. Our enemies are disguised in the camo of White skin.

  • 1stworlder

    Has anyone tried commenting on the site even milquetoast favoring of GD?

  • mike5586

    “The government, which is hoping the mass arrests of Golden Dawn’s top
    brass will help it subdue a party seemingly untouched by accusations of
    violence and intimidation, praised the justice system for “doing its
    job”.”

    So basically they admit that they can’t win at the voting both, and have to employ nazi/fascist tactics in order to stave off defeat at the ballots? Hilarious.

  • Jeff O

    If GD’s policies are similar to Israel’s objectionable policies, why do you support GD?

  • ShermanTMcCoy

    Well, “Jein.”

    The allies came first. And had lost in the West. The Soviets were destroying them in the East at a horrendous cost.

    THEN, America came in.

    • NoMosqueHere

      But wasn’t Eisenhower the Allies’ Supreme Commander in Europe?

      • ShermanTMcCoy

        Not meaning to sound clueless, but I don’t understand what that has to do with my comment. Ike wouldn’t have been in Europe at all until the US entered the war.

  • NoMosqueHere

    What? The jews are stopping white countries making sensible immigration decisions? That’s balmy.

    I know there are lots of nutty jews out there, but one needs to be grounded in reality. White atheist liberals in Europe are even nuttier.

  • NoMosqueHere

    Consider this article dated today:

    Hebrew University biochemists Professor Aharon Razin and Professor Haim (Howard) Cedar are considered favorites to win 2013 Nobel Prize in the fields of medicine or chemistry for their research on the DNA sequence, according to numerous media reports.

    The two have been named the leading candidates for their research on the DNA sequence. Official announcement of the Nobel Prize winners takes place in early October. If they win, they will share a prize totaling about $1.25 million.

    Along with their Scottish colleague Adrian Bird, the two studied the changes in the DNA sequence as a result of methylation, a chemical reaction in which methyl joins a genetic sequence.

    SO DO YOU REALLY WANT A WORLD WITHOUT JEWS?

  • scutum

    Persecuting Golden Dawn and driving them underground will just make them more popular.

  • foundingstockcracker

    “America” had already come under the control of our eternal enemies. The “True Blue” ( the proper usage before the commie pinko’s got away with swapping usage ) were the America First.

    • NoMosqueHere

      “Our eternal enemies.” What a charming turn of a phrase.

  • MartelC

    When you rob people of democracy, what options do you leave them with?

  • MartelC

    The same pattern in Belgium, the UK (with the BNP) and now Greece. The EU is showing what a sham their version of “democracy’ is. Of course, its a failing of the system that the Golden Dawn even got that far- in most countries it’s de facto illegal to criticize EU multicultural and immigration policies, so you couldn’t found a party on that in the first place.

    and of course, if someone isn’t doing something illegal but does start to make headway, then the EU will just declare their behavior illegal and ex post facto, charge that person with a crime, as the EU did with Maria Le Pen.

    where is john kerry, the white house, and MSM about this obvious subversion of democracy? Cheering for the oppressors

  • Helios Megistos

    Zeus bless Χρυσή Αυγή!