Ukrainian War: Enter The Greeks

Barry Gander
5 min readMar 27

And the North Macedonians.

They were once world conquerors but they are not as well-known today as Greece. Think Alexander; he was a Macedonian.

In fact, “North Macedonia” is a name that the Russians opposed because it led to a peaceful compromise with Greece (and the threat of regional unity), so Russia tried to interfere and subvert it. Also, the Greeks are miffed that their…

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