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Winter storm blankets Greece with snow

(ATHENS NEWS AGENCY)  Heavy snowfall blanketed much of Greece on Sunday, as meteorologists’ predictions, days earlier, of a severe winter storm passing through the east Mediterranean proved extremely accurate.  The primary goal for state services over the weekend was to keep the main north-south road axis in the country, the Athens-Thessaloniki highway, opened, even if meant only for four-wheel drive vehicles or vehicles fitted with snow chains.

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