reported there were five incidents of young carol singers robbed of their Christmas coin collection in Athens.
There was a sixth incident in Thessoliniki where minors were threatened at knife-point before thieves made off with their money. Two teenagers were later arrested.
In Athens police recorded five robberies against children according to Proto Thema
. In one incident two boys aged 10 and 12 were robbed of their Christmas coins and mobile phones, at knife-point.
All the victims were children participating in the Christmas tradition of carol singing with triangles.