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Current Event Cat of the Day

Current Event Cat - Greek Soccer

Current Event Cat of the Day: A Greek soccer player is banned for life from playing for the national team after making a Nazi salute to celebrate a winning goal. But wait! AEK Athens midfielder Giorgos Katidis, 20, claims he was unaware what he was doing was a Nazi salute. He insisted he was simply pointing at a team mate in the stands.

“I am not a fascist and would not have done it if I had known what it meant,” Katidis said on his Twitter account.

The governing body of Greek soccer disagreed, calling the salute “a deep insult to all victims of Nazi brutality.”

Via: Current Event Cats

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