Greece mulls demands for war reparations

Greece mulls demands for war reparations

While the topic of war reparations is a closed matter to Germans, many Greeks hope to be repaid for damages caused during the Nazi era. The Greek Finance Ministry has established an expert group to look into the issue.

Greece is evaluating asking Germany for reparations for the destruction of Greek villages and towns as well as for Nazi crimes during World War II and for the repayment of a loan worth billions of dollars the Bank of Greece was forced to make to Germany in 1942 and which has not been repaid.

 

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