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Veteran Greek Leftist Politician Dies

Posted August 28th, 2011 at 8:10 pm (UTC-5)
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Veteran left-wing Greek politician Leonidas Kyrkos, who faced prison and a death sentence because of his politics, has died at 87 after a long illness. Kyrkos was a medical student who joined the Greek resistance against the Nazi occupation in World War Two. Greek authorities arrested him after the war, sentencing him to death for […]

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