Ministers, police form working group to introduce laws dealing with football violence

Citizen Protection Minister Nikos Toskas and Deputy Culture and Sports Minister George Vasiliadis met with the heads of Greek police on Tuesday to draw up a joint working group on violence at football (soccer) games.

The group will work on drafting needed technical and legal amendments leading towards safer games and a way of dealing with violence on the fields. Proposals are expected to be ready by the end of April.