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Commemorating October 28, ‘OXI Day'

October 28 – ‘OXI Day’

OXI Day on October 28, 1940, commemorates the anniversary when former military general and Prime Minister of Greece, Ioannis Metaxas said “OXI” (NO) to an ultimatum made by Italian Prime Minister Benito…

Dekemvriana, one of the saddest days in Greece's history 4

Dekemvriana, one of the saddest days in Greece’s history

On December 3, 1944, the first Dekemvriana shots were fired in Athens, beginning one of the saddest periods in Greece’s history. The Dekemvriana (December events) refers to a series of clashes fought…

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Commemorating October 28, ‘OXI Day’

OXI Day on October 28, 1940, commemorates the anniversary when former military general and Prime Minister of Greece Ioannis Metaxas said “OXI” (NO) to an ultimatum made by Italian Prime Minister Benito…

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