Nazi-inspired party headed for 3rd place in Greek vote as leader campaigns from behind bars

January 25, 2015 11:45 PM

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Nazi-inspired party headed for 3rd place in Greek vote as leader campaigns from behind bars

This photo taken on Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013, shows lawmakers of the extreme far-right Golden Dawn party, Ilias Kasidiaris, center, Ilias Panayiotaros, center back, and Yannis Lagos, back left, are escorted by anti-terror police to a court for a preliminary hearing into charges of participating in a criminal organization in Athens. The specter of Neo-Nazism is no longer haunting Greece. It looks like it is here to stay. Even with its leader and most of its lawmakers behind bars, facing charges of participating in a “criminal organization” accused of murders, brutal attacks on migrants and others, extortion and arson, the extreme-right, anti-immigrant party with Nazi roots, appears to be headed for third place in national election on Sunday, Jan 25, 2015.(AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis, File) (The Associated Press)

This photo taken on Wednesday, June 4, 2014 shows leader of the far-right political party, Golden Dawn, Nikos Michaloliakos speaks to Parliament members in Athens The specter of Neo-Nazism is no longer haunting Greece. It looks like it is here to stay.Even with its leader and most of its lawmakers b...

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