An exhibition of rare authentic relics from 1821 was inaugurated at Athens International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos" the Deputy Minister of National Defense, Alkiviadis Stefanis. This is an initiative of the Ministry of National Defense, through War Museum, implemented in collaboration with the Athens International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos", in the context of the celebration of the 200th anniversary of the beginning of the Greek Revolution. Visitors from all over the world are given the opportunity to see authentic war and useful objects of the heroes of the Revolution of 1821.
"2021 is undoubtedly a year of hope and perspective for Greece of the future. The aim of the partnership of the War Museum and the International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos" is to promote the Greek Revolution of 1821 to millions of visitors to the country, highlighting its historical significance and its international dimension, as a monument of world historical heritage. he pointed out, among other things, in his statement Mr. Stefanis.
He also announced that "The Ministry of National Defense together with the Minister have undertaken many actions for 2021, not only in Athens and Thessaloniki but almost all over Greece. Our actions are in coordination with the Commission "Greece 2021". We talk very often with Mrs. Gianna Angelopoulou, we plan the actions and we are optimistic that the end of 2021 will find our country more optimistic and brighter ".
The event was also attended by the General Manager of Operations of the International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos", Alexandros Aravanis and the president of the War Museum, Anastasios Liascos.