Member of Euro Parliament wants to ‘kick’ Greeks

TAGs: England, Greek Sculptures, Greeks

GreekMarblesFor some time, Greece and England have engaged in a war of words over possession of what’s known as the Elgin Marbles, a collection of ancient Greek sculptures that one Lord Elgin cut down and shipped to England a few centuries back. Now English MEP Sir Robert Atkins has suggested kicking the Greeks in the marbles over a completely unrelated and thoroughly modern matter – the prevention of Stanleybet and other foreign gaming operators from offering services to Greek punters. Read more.


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