markos vafiades

A former tobacco worker, grocer, clerk, and church candle lighter, Markos Vafiades is the one man more than any other who is responsible for the troubles of the present Greek government. Vafiades, whose title in the “Greek Democratic Army” is “Generalissimo Markos,” has been imprisoned and exiled more than half a dozen times. He is a member of the Central Committee of the Communist Party.