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Η ελπίδα δέν έρχεται

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Athens rejects Spartan terms

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Gary Cooper and the Sheriff of Athens

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Democracy? No thanks!

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Spectacular bank heist in Cyprus

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A lost decade

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Arsonists putting out fires

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