Pontian Greeks lived in northern Turkey along the Black Sea.  Near the end of WWI, suffering a similar fate of Armenians, Pontian Greeks began an armed resistance, leading to what became known as the Pontus resistance (αντάρτικο του Πόντου in Greek), which lasted until 1923, when most of the population were expelled from Turkey to Greece.

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Nikolaos Plastiras (Greek: Νικόλαος Πλαστήρας) (November 4, 1883 – July 26, 1953) was a Greek general and politician, who served thrice as Prime Minister of Greece. A distinguished soldier and known for his personal bravery, he was known as "O Mavros Kavalaris" ("The Black Rider") during the Greco-Turkish War of 1919-1922.

Nikolaos Plastiras (Greek: Νικόλαος Πλαστήρας) (November 4, 1883 – July 26, 1953) was a Greek general and politician, who served thrice as Prime Minister of Greece. A distinguished soldier and known for his personal bravery, he was known as "O Mavros Kavalaris" ("The Black Rider") during the Greco-Turkish War of 1919-1922.

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Greek irregular volunteers on the frontier during the Greco-Turkish War, Thessaly, Greece, 1897

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Greek Soldiers Remember the Worst Hazing Rituals They Had to Endure - VICE

Greek Soldiers Remember the Worst Hazing Rituals They Had to Endure

Greek Soldiers Remember the Worst Hazing Rituals They Had to Endure - VICE

Greek rebels leaving to attack, in the Grammos mountains, close to the Albanian border.

Greek rebels leaving to attack, in the Grammos mountains, close to the Albanian border.

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