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‘Nature for Water’ the theme for 25th World Water Day on Thursday

A family of black-winged stilts search for food in a wetland in the northeast Peloponnese, near Nafplio, on the anniversary of World Water Day on Thursday, March 22. This will be the 25th World Water Day, which was first established by the United Nations at the Rio de Janeiro Earth Summit in 1922.

24 years without Melina Mercouri

Twenty-four years ago, actress and politician Melina Merkouri dies. Merkouri was born on October 18, 1920, and was the granddaughter of Spyros Merkouris, the historic Mayor of Athens.