Parade

The enemy inside the gates

What was the message of the grand military parade in the northern port city of Thessaloniki on the October 28 anniversary of Greece's entry into World War II? That the people and the armed forces are prepared to defend the nation's rights against any affront. And who is it that has designs on the territorial integrity of the country today?

Fighter jets to do practice run Monday ahead of March 25 parade

Hellenic Air Force fighter jets and helicopters are to fly over the capital at 11.45 on Monday as a practice run ahead of the traditional military parade on March 25 national holiday.

The annual parade marks the anniversary of Greek independence from Ottoman rule.

The practice run is expected to last just a few minutes.

 

 

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