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Greek Space Agency
« on: 01/30/2017 09:46 PM »
There are several reports in Greek news sites that a new bill set in Parliament will create a National Center for Space Applications (Εθνικο Κεντρο Διαστημικών Εφαρμογών). The news has already been trolled on the internet: According to the several facebook posts Prime Minister Tsipras will put in there 1400 cleaning ladies, 400 bodyguard and open a Prime Minister's office on the ISS, with all the staff being paid irrespective of if it is on the job or not.

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Re: Greek Space Agency
« Reply #1 on: 02/01/2017 04:27 PM »
Here is an article in English from the Kathimerini newspaper:

http://www.ekathimerini.com/215744/article/ekathimerini/news/minister-inaugurating-greek-space-agency

As I mentioned #Greek_NASA is the top trending topic in the Greek twitersphere, with a large number of memes making fun of the government proclamation and the current government in general

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