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NORTHERN EPIRUS IS NOT A DIRTY WORD

NORTHERN EPIRUS IS NOT A DIRTY WORD

  Way back in 1960, just around the time when the leader of the USSR Nikita Khrushchev suggested to the paranoid leader of Stalinist Albania Enver Hoxha that autonomy be granted to Northern Epirus, as the majority population in this region along the border with Greece, was of ethnic Greek origin, George Papandreou, the grandfather of the current Greek Prime […]

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OXI! When Greece fought back

OXI! When Greece fought back

OXI! When Greece fought back Next week, on October 28 Greeks celebrate their victory over Italian Fascist dicator Mussolini’s army, it was the first Alied victory against the Axis Powers.   A Greek soldier sits on one of the captured Italian mini tanks, the French made L 3 – 35. The better resourced and larger Italian Army was routed by […]

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