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On this day in 1825, Odysseas Androutsos passes away 11

On this day in 1825, Odysseas Androutsos passes away

Odysseas Androutsos was born on the Ionian island of Ithaca in 1788 and was the only son of the famous Arvanite bandit Andrea Verousi, also known as Captain Androutsou. His mother, who…

Turkish Newspaper: We Want Crete! 22

Turkish Newspaper: We Want Crete!

It has become a near daily occurrence that someone in Turkey, whether they be media, political or military, express their delusions of occupying a part of Greece – particularly Western Thrace, the…

Nikolaos Panagiotopoulos

Greek Defence Minister: “We are not afraid at all”

Greek Minister of National Defence, Nikolaos Panagiotopoulos spoke about the incident that took place on Sunday, when Turkish fighter jets harassed the helicopter that himself and the Chief of General Staff General…