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The Heroic Battle of Gravia: When 120 Greeks Defeated the Ottoman Army

On May 8, 1821, a defining battle in the Greek War of Independence took place at Gravia, a village in the northeastern part of Phocis.

Diaspora Sends Hundreds of Proposals to Mark Greece’s Bicentennial

The Greek Diaspora has sent hundreds of proposals for actions and events marking Greece's bicentennial, "Greece 2021"

Greece to be Honored by Costa Rica on Shared Bicentennial

The nations of Greece and Costa Rica are both celebrating the bicentennial of their independence this year.

The Great Fighters of the Greek War of Independence

The Greek War of Independence against the Ottoman Empire, which began in 1821, resembles the stuff of legend.

The Spartan Photographer Who Brings Greece 1821 Back to Life

Elias Pergantis is a photographer whose work created a spectacular result that revives the moments of the Greek War of Independence of 1821.

Bouboulina’s Descendant On the Greek Heroine’s Timeless Legacy

Bouboulina's descendant recounts what makes his ancestor's legacy timeless beyond her decisive involvement in the Greek War of Independence.

Sydney Opera House to Project Greek Flag for Greece’s Bicentennial

The NSW government said the Sydney Opera House will be bedecked in the Greek flag on March 25, the Bicentennial of the War of  Independence.

Naples, Cyprus Participate in Greek War of Independence Exhibition

The Greek War of Independence is celebrated in three parallel exhibitions with the collaboration of Cyprus and Naples, Italy

Heroes of the 1821 Revolution Adorn Athens’ National Garden

The open air exhibition in Athens titled 'History Has A Face' is already in progress in celebration of the 200th Anniversary of the Greek War of Independence

Philhellenes Who Fought in Greek War of Independence

Philhellenes who fought in the Greek War of Independence will be honored by a museum that will open its doors soon in Greece, in celebration of the bicentennial of the Greek War of Independence. The new "Museum of Philhellenism," which will...