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.

Greece, 1941-1944. German occupation forces preparing the execution by hanging of a Greek resistant.

Greece, German occupation forces prepare to execute a Greek partisan.

June 10, 1944 - German troops in front of buildings set ablaze in Distomo, during the massacre. The Distomo massacre was a Nazi war crime perpetrated by members of the Waffen-SS in the village of Distomo, Greece, during the Axis occupation of Greece during World War II.

Distomo, Greece: The World War II Nazi German Massacre and Beyond

Massacre of Kalavryta. German troops taking a break after mass killing 667 Greek citizens of Kalavryta area, on 13 December 1943. Behind them, the town is on fire.

Massacre of Kalavryta. German troops taking a break after mass killing 667 Greek citizens of Kalavryta area, on 13 December Behind them, the town is on fire.

Smyrna-vict-families-1922-The Greek genocide, part of which is known as the Pontic genocide, was the systematic ethnic cleansing of the Christian Ottoman Greek population from its historic homeland in Asia Minor, central Anatolia, Pontus, and the former Russian Caucasus province of Kars Oblast 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…

Greek Genocide - Greek civilians mourn their dead relatives, Great Fire of Smyrna, 1922 -

✿ ❤ Bir zamanlar İzmir, izmir'de buyuk yangin, Smyrna in fire, 1922.

On October the Greek government passed law 2645 designating September as the day of national remembrance and commemoration of the genocide of the Greeks of Asia Minor by the Turkish state The Greek presence in Asia … Continue reading →

Kladorahi, Greece, The execution by hanging of 15 Greeks. Among the hanged are 2 Jews, Nissim Batish from Joanina (father of the submitter) and Aron Levi from Trikkala.

Kladorahi, Greece, The execution by hanging of 15 Greeks. Among the hanged are 2 Jews, Nissim Batish from Joanina (father of the submitter) and Aron Levi from Trikkala.

Young ELAS fighter in Greece from the book Ellada 1944 by Dmitri Kessel

Young ELAS fighter in Greece from the book Ellada 1944 by Dmitri Kessel, pin by Paolo Marzioli

Στην Ελλάδα του Χίτλερ – Η εμπειρία της Κατοχής-

Child feeding another boy soup during Holodomor, the man-made famine created by Stalin in the Ukraine in

Eleni Gatzoyiannis -- Greek Civil War 1948

Eleni Gatzoyiannis - Greek Civil War 1948 Was killed to stop communists from…

Thessaloniki, Greece, spring of 1916. Starving children of Greek refugees from Eastern Macedonia, are offered a meal by the Greek army. The refugee flux had been produced by the invasion of neutral Greek Eastern Macedonia by the Bulgarian Armed forces waging war along with the Central Powers of WW I.

Thessaloniki, Greece, spring of Starving children of Greek refugees from…

28η ΟΚΤΩΒΡΙΟΥ 1940 – ΑΦΙΕΡΩΜΑ με εκπληκτική συλλογή υλικού! « www.olympia.gr

“Pale and nervous, with chocking voice and tears in his eyes, Trapp visibly fought to control himself as he spoke. The battalion, he said plaintively, had to perform a frightfully unpleasant task.

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