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Beijing 2022 promise "safe and splendid Olympic Games" as protests overshadow Flame Lighting Ceremony

Inside The Games 18 Oct 2021
It is the first time since 1984 that there has been no passage of the Torch around Greece, although the journey of the Flame for Tokyo 2020 was curtailed after larger than expected numbers turned up to greet the Torch in Sparta. The Flame will be taken to Athens where there have already been protests against Beijing’s record on human rights ... .
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How strategies differ between China and the US

Asiatimes 11 Oct 2021
Different cultures see and represent reality differently. The West was keen on strict realism ... For example, the concept of Thucydides’ trap, now highly fashionable to use when thinking of the confrontation between the US and China, is grounded in the cultural perception of Athens vis-à-vis Sparta in the Greek peninsula ... Photo ... Photo ... ....
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10 Traitors Who Were Proven Right

What Culture 10 Oct 2021
Athens Needed To Be More Like Sparta To Survive - Socrates ... Critical of Athens' conduct in the Peloponnesian War, and displaying admiration for her hated enemy Sparta, Socrates made a lot of powerful enemies ... As the war with Sparta turned against Athens, Socrates became a scapegoat.
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Gordon to Gino in Athens: “Stop calling it a kebab”

Greek City Times 10 Oct 2021
Gordon, Gino and Fred’s Road Trip across Greece was full of hilarious moments as they ventured to Crete, Santorini, Sparta, Athens and Meteora. In one scene, the trio visit an Athenian souvlatzidiko, a specialist shop in skewered meats known as souvlaki ... READ MORE. Gordon Ramsay ... 0 Athens Bureau October 11, 2021 ... Athens Bureau September 13, 2021.
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The Ancient Greek Army of Same-Sex Lovers who helped defeat the Spartans

War History Online 08 Oct 2021
... matter in his city of Athens were complicated ... They were used in the Boatian War, which saw Thebes, assisted by Athens, battle Sparta ... The Sacred Band has mostly been overlooked throughout history, but Thebes, in general, is not as widely discussed as states like Athens and Sparta.
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Top Assassin's Creed Franchise Titles to Play on Your PC & Consoles

Pinkvilla 08 Oct 2021
Assassin’s Creed Odyssey Assassins' Creed Odyssey combines Origins' combat system and a newfound focus on role-playing, throws in a few extra components, and places it all against the huge background of Ancient Greece, ablaze with the conflict between Athens and Sparta.
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The 10 Best Assassin's Creed Games

IGN Insider 07 Oct 2021
Assassins’ Creed Odyssey takes Origins’ combat style and new-found focus on role-playing, adds some extra ingredients to the mix, then sets it all against the sprawling backdrop of Ancient Greece, aflame with the war between Athens and Sparta ... in the name of Athens or Sparta.
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The necessity of AUKUS

Taipei Times 28 Sep 2021
The basic text making the case for an international-relations rulebook was provided by the ancient Greek historian Thucydides in his account of the Peloponnesian War between Athens and Sparta in the 5th century BC.
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SPARTATHLON: Greek Runner wins ultra-marathon race from Athens to Sparta

Greek City Times 26 Sep 2021
A 38 year old Greek runner won the 39th Spartathlon, an international ultra-marathon race from Athens to Sparta reports Xinhua news agency ... the Persian forces, reached Sparta to ask for aid, making the journey on foot nonstop within two days ... Athens Bureau September 26, 2021.
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Turkey has no intention to backtrack on Russia’s S-400 air defense systems says Erdogan

Greek City Times 26 Sep 2021
Moscow and Ankara signed a deal in 2017 on the delivery of the Russian-made S-400 air defense system to Turkey ... “I cannot say that the Turkish-American relations are living through a sound phase ... S-400 ‘Triumf’ ... Tags ... 0 ... Athens Bureau September 26, 2021 ... Greek Runner wins ultra-marathon race from Athens to Sparta ... Athens Bureau September 25, 2021 ... .
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Olympic champion Lefteris Petrounias ‘remarries’ his wife, fellow gymnast Vasiliki Millousi

Greek City Times 26 Sep 2021
Olympic champion Lefteris Petrounias has ‘remarried’ his wife, fellow gymnast Vasiliki Millousi in a religious wedding ceremony yesterday reported Greek media ... Athens, Glyfada, greece, Greek, Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos, olympic champion, Petrounias, Vasiliki Millousi ... Greek Runner wins ultra-marathon race from Athens to Sparta ... .
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Greek runner Zisimopoulos wins 39th Spartathlon

Urdu Point 25 Sep 2021
Greek runner Fotis Zisimopoulos won the 39th Spartathlon, the ultra-marathon race from Athens to Sparta in southern Greece, on Saturday. ATHENS, Sept. 25 (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 25th Sep, 2021 ) .Greek runner Fotis Zisimopoulos won the 39th Spartathlon, the ultra-marathon race from Athens to Sparta in southern Greece, on Saturday.
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UCLA SNF Hellenic Center Presents Lecture Series on Greek Archaeology

The National Herald 25 Sep 2021
Three Archaeological Stories on Saturday, October 9, 10 AM Pacific/ 1 PM ET / 8 PM Athens ... The Sanctuary of Apollo Amyklaios at Sparta and the Current Research Project on Saturday, October 23, 10 AM Pacific/ 1 PM ET / 8 PM Athens ... Vicky Vlachou studied History, Archaeology and History of Art at the University of Athens.
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Spartathlon returns and a Greek man wins it

Ekathimerini 25 Sep 2021
Greek runner Fotis Zisimopoulos won the 39th Spartathlon, the ultra-marathon race from Athens to Sparta in southern Greece, on Saturday, by an impressive margin of one hour and 20 minutes ... forces, reached Sparta to ask for aid, making the journey on foot nonstop within two days.
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Spartathlon returns with Greek runner Fotis Zisimopoulos crowned winner

Greek City Times 25 Sep 2021
Greek runner Fotis Zisimopoulos won the 39th Spartathlon, the ultra-marathon race from Athens to Sparta in southern Greece, on Saturday, by an impressive margin of one hour and 20 minutes ... Athens Bureau September 25, 2021.
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