Countless masterpieces in the Louvre, such as the Nike, or Winged Victory of Samothrace, were saved from the Nazis in World War II. The Winged Victory of Samothrace is widely considered to be one of the most exquisite sculptures in the...
Greek survivors and descendants of the victims of the Kalavryta massacre during the German occupation have expressed their anger at a film showing a Nazi soldier saving women and children from a school in flames. The long-awaited movie "Kalavryta 1943,"...
Throughout the history of Greece, the word "OXI" ("No") was spoken to the enemy several times in several different ways, most famously on "Oxi Day." It was on the lips of Leonidas when he faced the mighty Persian army...
The Viannos massacre, known as the “Viannos Holocaust,” was a mass extermination campaign launched by Nazi forces against the civilian residents of around 20 villages located in the areas of east Viannos and west Ierapetra provinces on the Greek...
The massacre at Distomo remains to this day one of the most heinous crimes the Nazis committed against innocent women and children
Greeks fought on the side of the Allies on D-Day, June 6, 1944, which was largest seaborne invasion in history.
This photograph of resistance fighters in Crete posing with German rifles and hand-grenades has been making the rounds of Greek social media
The Battle of Crete will remain forever in military history as the scene of the largest German airborne operation of World War II
The European Paratroopers Association, or EAP, purportedly planned to hold a celebration of the Battle of Crete in Chania in May.
The story of how locals at the Greek island of Erikousa joined forces to save a family of Jews from certain death in the Holocaust.