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Russian Television Documentary About Alexander the Great Confirms Hellenism of Macedonians

Russian Television Documentary About Alexander the Great Confirms Hellenism of Macedonians

Bellow, an integral brief Russian television documentary is included, which, among classical, chronologically ordered editorial concept, offers statements on Greek character of Ancient Macedonia and Alexander himself. 1. [0:56 -1: 02] Macedonia, placed on the northern part of the Greek world, aspired to straighten its links with the Hellenic culture. 2.[4:59 – 5:10] Alexander was building temples in honor of […]

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The Ultimate Question for the pseudo-Macedonists of FYROM

The Ultimate Question for the pseudo-Macedonists of FYROM

Mt. Athos: an autonomous state in Macedonia…has always been autonomous and has enjoyed relative peace throughout the tumultuous history of the Balkans. The obvious question and it really is a simple one: If “ethnic-Macedonians” existed and were persecuted by Greeks and Bulgarians and Serbians in the non-autonomous part of Macedonia (under Ottoman rule)…WHERE ARE THEIR MONASTERIES ON MT. ATHOS? There […]

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Mark Mazower, Salonica City of Ghosts

Mark Mazower, Salonica City of Ghosts

Quote: Meanwhile, in Salonica itself, a militant new organization was incubating: in November 1893 the ‘Bulgarian MacedoAdrianopolitan Revolutionary Committee’ was founded by a group of men reared on the ideas of Russian anarchism, and proclaimed open to any who wished to fight for liberation from the Turks and autonomy for Macedonia. Sofia-based activists regarded it with suspicion and did not […]

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