Ochi Day

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Oc­to­ber 28 Greece

You gotta love a hol­i­day that cel­e­brates the word “No.” Across Greece and Cyprus, Ochi Day fes­tiv­i­ties com­mem­o­rate the day in 1940 when Gen­eral Me­taxa told Mus­solini “Ochi!” -- that his armies could not oc­cupy Greek ter­ri­tory to at­tack parts of Europe.

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