A demonstration was held in Athens today (Sunday) by Greeks from North Epirus, which is now Southern Albania.
GV EXT TILT DOWN Athens cathedral, student in traditional dress with flags and banners.
GV & TILT DOWN INT Service
GV Government Ministers
GV Band leading demonstrators, begins march
GV & GTV Demonstrators marching with banners
GV Epirotes (Greek traditional soldiers) at attention.
CU Tomb of unknown soldier
LV Wreath being laid
Initials BB/0400 MF/BOB/BB/0430
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Background: A demonstration was held in Athens today (Sunday) by Greeks from North Epirus, which is now Southern Albania. They claim that the Greek minorities remaining in the region are being persecuted and oppressed by the Albanian government, which is technically still at war with Greece.