Countryball Polandball: My Big Fat Greek No

My Big Fat Greek No

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  1. Context: After eons of being gobbled up by Italian states, on October 28th, 1940 the Greek Prime Minister allegedly had one word to say about the Italian demands to occupy the country, No.

    Of course, he actually probably said “So this is war!” in French but the Greeks celebrate it every year as [Ohi Day](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ohi_Day) so why let that get in the way of a good Greco-Italian War Joke.

    Also, [Bonus Panel](https://imgur.com/a/ag4MPKV)

  2. Our claim to fame in WW2: beating the Italians sufficiently hard that Germany had to come spank us for them, and then having a ruinous occupation followed by civil war replete with atrocities all around. My grandfather was a lieutenant in the Hellenic Army and had a truly harrowing story about retreating from an engagement in the Albanian mountains, carrying one of his wounded men on his back, and getting to safety to realize that his man had died from tanking bullets that would have gotten him.

    go team