"It's empowering to see how strong people are in the refugee camps – they aren't just some poor souls, they are fighters who have decided to take control of their lives."
One of those arrested – a 13-year-old boy – was severely beaten while handcuffed and laying on the ground.
With voter turnout at its lowest, have the youth of Greece become apathetic?
The organisation, which recently accepted political responsibility for the murder of a left-wing rapper, are the third largest party in the country.
The rally, held in historic Syntagma Square, was literally painted red with SYRIZA flags and shirts, albeit not as many as January's final rally or the 'No' rally prior to July's referendum.
Who the hell is going to vote for the far-right organisation in the upcoming Greek elections now? I contacted some political analysts to find out.
For the third time in eight months, people are preparing to head to the polling stations.
Tension and disappointment dominated the Greek parliament as it prepared to vote on a set of austerity measures so tough, they'd have Thatcher dancing in her grave.
A whole nation's mental health is crumbling under five years of austerity and six months of tough negotiations.
Here's how the capital city looked in the hours following the referendum result.