Watch the Greek Independence Day Parade from Syntagma Square in Athens

    Celebrations marking the March 25 anniversary of Greece’s 1821 revolution and the war of independence against Ottoman rule peaked with a grand military parade through the centre of Athens on Saturday.

    Large crowds turned out to watch the parade on Saturday, gathering in Syntagma Square and along its route through central Athens, with warm applause for the members of Greece’s armed forces that paraded in front of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

    Watch live as thousands of Greeks celebrate Greek Independence Day with a massive parade in Athens: