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Albania Decides to Establish Cemetery for WWII Greek Soldiers at Vouliarates

December 21, 2017
ANA

GJIROKASTER, Albania – The Albanian government has decided to establish a cemetery for Greek soldiers that fell in the Albanian mountains during WWII, during fighting between Greek and Italian forces in 1940-41, at the village of Vouliarates in the municipality of Dropull.

The decision, which implemented a Greek-Albanian bilateral cooperation agreement for the location, exhumation and burial of Greek WWII fallen in a special cemetery in Albania, was taken during a government session on Wednesday and posted on the official government website.

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