GREECE, A DICTATORSHIP IN THE SHADOW OF WASHINGTON

Events that shaped the countries of the Mediterranean

An episode from the series ECHOES OF HISTORY

Format: HD
Duration: 26 ’
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Available version: French
Rights: All Rights | Worldwide

Synopsis

1967. The Cold War is raging.

In order to prevent communists from seizing power in Greece, the CIA propels to head of the State a military junta made up of men close to its services.

Thus, a dictatorship under the shadow of Washington takes hold in Athens.