‘Story of Greek pride’: Steve Kamper MP sends message to mark OXI Day


The Member for Rockdale and Shadow Minister for Small Business, Property & Multiculturalism, Steve Kamper MP, has issued a message to commemorate Greece’s National Day (OXI Day) on October 28.

In his statement, Mr Kamper praised the “pride and courage” that the Greek people showed in the face of hardship during 1940.

Full Message:

On October 28, we honour the story of Greek pride and courage and recognise the heroism shown by the Greek people when it stood in resolute defiance against fascism.

Freedom and democracy was the ultimate reward for the courage and sacrifice shown by the Greek nation.




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