In the emblematic border island the Region, to celebrate the 76th Anniversary of Liberation
The Region of South Aegean George Hadjimarkos, visited emblematic, border island of the Dodecanese, accompanied ……the spatial Antiperifereiarchi Dodecanese, Chris Efstratios, attended, today, the official events to commemorate the 76th Anniversary Liberation of Kastelorizo by the occupation troops,
At anniversary events also attended by Deputy Minister of Defense, General ret. Alcibiades Stefanis , the Tourism Minister, Manos Konsolas, Members Dodecanese Claus Ypsilanti, Mika Iatridi, John Pappas and Nektarios Santorini, Navy Chief Admiral Nicholas Tsounis, Commander 95 ADTE , Major Nicholas Flaris, Mayor of Rhodes, Anthony Kampourakis, Mayor George Great Sampsakos, and representatives of local authorities.
The Region attended the thanksgiving celebrated by Bishop Symi, Tilos, Halki and Kastellorizo, K. Chrysostom in the Cathedral of Saints Constantine and Helen and laid a wreath at the monument of the fallen.
Then he went to the island of Strongyle, wherein he visited island checkpoint and then to Ro, where he paid tribute to the monument of Our Lady of Ro, Despina Achladioti.
Upon completion of events, said the Region:
“Today, We celebrated the largest Greek land. Kastelorizo, Ro, the Round. The great land that connects us to our roots, our ties with our present, gives us perspective on our future”.