Gestapo Interrogation Memorial in Athens, Greece

When the German army invaded and occupied Athens in April 1941, it began enacting laws to control the local population. Many Greeks resisted these laws, and the Greek Resistance Movement was soon organized, known as one of the fiercest resistance groups in World War II Europe. When the resistance began having an impact on the occupation, the Germans sought retribution.

The Nazi occupation force included the ruthless Gestapo, which requisitioned a building at 6 Merlin Street in central

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