Nikos Kazantzakis and Romanian writer Panait Istrati, under the Acropolis (1928)
One exhausted guerrilla fighter surrenders to the Greek army during the Greek Civil War. (Photo by Bert Hardy/Getty Images). 1948
On October 28th 1940 Prime Minister Ioannis Metaxas received an ultimatum from Mussolini who was demanding the occupation of Greek territory.