Greek coup d’etat, 1967

The 1967 Greek coup d’état took place on 21 April 1967, when a group of right-wing army officers led by Brigadier General Stylianos Pattakos and Colonels George Papadopoulos and Nikolaos Makarezos seized power in a coup d’etat. The subsequent Regime of the Colonels, or in Greece simply The Junta , The Dictatorship and The Seven Years, ended on 24 July 1974.

Greek military junta of 1967–74

Greek military junta of 1967–74

Greek military junta of 1967–74

Greek military junta of 1967–74

Greek military junta of 1967–74

Greek military junta of 1967–74

Greek military junta of 1967–74

Greek military junta of 1967–74

Greek military junta of 1967–74

Greek military junta of 1967–74

Greek military junta of 1967–74

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