How Churchill Broke the Greek Resistance
Date Written: 08/05/2017
Year Published: 2017
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX20716
On May 8, 1945, Hitlers successors signed Germany's capitulation. By that point, Greece had already been liberated for six months. Across more than three years, the Greek people had waged a mass resistance against the fascist occupiers -- the Italians, the Bulgarians, and above all the Germans -- in which they had shown heroic courage in the face of a boundless terror.