GREECE: Unwelcome Home

During the Greek civil war (1946-49). when Communists burned, looted and terrorized in northern Greece, the Reds kidnaped some 40,000 Greeks and carried them off to the satellite countries. The prisoners are now beginning to come back. The move began as a trickle from Yugoslavia (now Greece's ally), then more came from Hungary, Rumania, Czechoslovakia, Bulgaria. By last week the number of refugees repatriated by the Communists had reached 3,600.

They presented an unexpected problem. Though in other parts of the world hundreds of thousands of refugees had chosen to live in squalor and misery rather than live under Communism,...

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