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April 19, 2017

rare pictures of Goebbels’ visit to Greece

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from http://www.metaxas-project.com (Creative Commons license)

Dr. Goebbels goes to meet with the Greek dictator Iannis Metaxas (General John Metaxas)

Rare pictures of Goebbels’ visit to Metaxas in 1936

Metaxas_Joseph-Goebbels-_Sept.-1936-700x503It is remarkable that the first visit from a foreign representative to the newly established 4th of August State was to be Joseph Goebbels, Hitler’s Minister of Propaganda in Nazi Germany.

Metaxas had established his regime on August 4, 1936, and in September he was promptly visited by Goebbels. Here are rare some pictures from Goebbels’ visit to Metaxas in Athens in September 1936:

Joseph Goebbels visit to Metaxas in Athens, Greece, September 1936

Goebbels arrives by plane and is welcomed by the then Minister of the Capital, the German-speaking Kostas Kotzias


Joseph Goebbels visit to Metaxas in Athens, Greece, September 1936

The towering Kostas Kotzias speaking with Goebbels


Joseph Goebbels visit to Metaxas in Athens, Greece, September 1936

A Cretan greets Goebbels with the fascist salute (then common in Greece). This was one of the loyal bodyguards of Kotzias


Joseph Goebbels visit to Metaxas in Athens, Greece, September 1936

Goebbels meeting with Metaxas the same day. According to Goebbels’…

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