Tank landing ships opened to the public before Ochi Day


A priest stands near the tank landing ship Lesvos in the northern port of Thessaloniki Thursday. The HS Lesvos and another vessel, the HS Rodos, both tank landing ships in the Hellenic Navy fleet, were open to visits by members of the public Wednesday and Thursday as part of events leading up to Ochi Day today, the public holiday that commemorates Greece’s entry into the Second World War in 1940. [ANA-MPA]