Members of the Greek Presidential Guard performed their solemn duty by standing guard, stock-still, at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier on Tuesday as Athens was covered in snow.
It might be the short, pleated kilts, tasseled black garters and pompom-tipped shoes, but there's something more endearing than intimidating about Greece's best-known military unit, the Presidential Guard.
The Greek Consul General of New York, Mr. Konstantinos Koutras, welcomed the members of the Hellenic Presidential Guard, called Evzones, at the Consulate following the grand parade held on Sunday in the 5th Avenue to commemorate the 197th…
Evzones, soldiers of the Greek Presidential Guard, will take part in the Greek National Day commemoration in Victoria next March
Adelaide and Sydney residents get ready — the Evzones are coming your way!