Posted on: Oct 28, 2018

28th October 1940 - Celebration & National Day Greece

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Today is a day of celebration  for all of us in Crete, Greece.

It is a national holiday in Greece 

It is the anniversary of one of Greece's most glorious moments  of our history. 

Ohi (Όχι ) day commemorates the day that the then Greek Prime Minister rejected the ultimatum given by the Italian dictator , on October 28, 1940.