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Nov 17, 2017

Rescue crews scoured floodwaters Thursday for residents missing after flash floods cut a swathe of destruction near the Greek capital, killing at least 16 people and tossing cars into buildings like toys.

The hardest-hit area from Wednesday’s flooding was Mandra, a modest working-class district on the western outskirts of Athens. Most of the fatalities occurred there. Authorities…

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On This Day

November 20
  • 1821: The First National Assembly of Independence began at Epidaurus (concluded January 15, 1822)
  • 1947: In a lavish wedding ceremony at Westminster Abbey in London, Princess Elizabeth married her distant cousin, Philip Mountbatten, a dashing former prince of Greece and Denmark who renounced his titles in order to marry the English princess.
  • 1952: The house of writer Alexandros Papadiamantis in Skiathos became a museum.
  • 1977: New Democracy won the general elections with 41.85% of the vote. PASOK received 25.3% and became the main opposition party.
  • 1990: Businessman Vardis Vardinoyiannis escaped a rocket attack on his car by the Revolutionary Organisation 17 November.
  • 1991: The European Parliament saluted the 2,500 anniversary of the birth of democracy in Greece.
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Despite the success of Abba movie and The Big Blue, film-makers have failed to flock to Greece. The PM wants

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