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The Greek genocide, was the systematic ethnic cleansing of the Christian Ottoman Greek population in Asia Minor during World War I and its aftermath (1914–23). It was instigated by the government of the Ottoman Empire against the Greek population of the Empire and it included massacres, forced deportations involving death marches, summary expulsions, arbitrary executions, and destruction of Christian Orthodox cultural, historical and religious monuments.

The Greek genocide, was the systematic ethnic cleansing of the Christian Ottoman Greek population in Asia Minor during World War I and its aftermath (1914–23). It was instigated by the government of the Ottoman Empire against the Greek population of the Empire and it included massacres, forced deportations involving death marches, summary expulsions, arbitrary executions, and destruction of Christian Orthodox cultural, historical and religious monuments.

HELLENIC COURAGE!

HELLENIC COURAGE!

Athens 1903 (photo by Fred Boissonas)

Athens 1903 (photo by Fred Boissonas)

1905 ~ Thessaloniki, In 2015 is a little different, but the sea and the Whlte Tower are the same. I live near the place in the photo.

1905 ~ Thessaloniki, In 2015 is a little different, but the sea and the Whlte Tower are the same. I live near the place in the photo.

Athens c. 1897 In the backround the Acropolis

Athens c. 1897 In the backround the Acropolis

Old Athens

Old Athens

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Macedonian_Greek_

1897 ~ Recruits for the Army standing before the Temple of Thesseus in Athens

1897 ~ Recruits for the Army standing before the Temple of Thesseus in Athens

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