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About Thanos Voudouris

Thanos is the founder and Director of, the non profit organization Hellenic Electronic Center (HEC) and I Am Greece Org.

Hagia Sophia and UNESCO

Related: Hagia Sophia The following is a statement released by UNESCO on Hagia Sophia, objecting the turkish decision of turning the Byzantine Cathedral to a mosque.   Hagia Sophia: UNESCO deeply regrets the decision of the Turkish authorities, made without [...]

By |2021-05-25T00:55:54+00:00July 16th, 2020|Byzantium, Culture, Education, General, History|0 Comments

The Fall of Constantinople 1453

By Thanos Voudouris No siege has been as dramatic and consequential as the fall of Constantinople in 1453. When it was over,  the world had changed forever. The Fall of Constantinople (Greek: Ἅλωσις τῆς Κωνσταντινουπόλεως). On a Tuesday,  May 29th [...]

By |2021-03-24T13:44:37+00:00May 27th, 2020|Culture, History|0 Comments

Pontian Greek Genocide Remembrance

Commemoration of the Genocide of Hellenes from Pontos This crime was perpetrated just over 100 years ago against the indigenous people of Pontos who inhabit the area along the southern coastline of the Black Sea. Pontian people date their Hellenism [...]

By |2021-05-19T21:57:41+00:00May 19th, 2020|Culture, General, History|0 Comments

Coronavirus COVID-19 information

[ 🇬🇧English and useful links follow below - This article is for information only, obtained from the listed sources] Let's all be aware for our good and the good of others. 🇬🇷Ο νέος ιός Coronavirus μπορεί να μην εμφανίζει σημάδια [...]

By |2020-03-13T02:49:04+00:00March 11th, 2020|Announcements, General|0 Comments