A new Colossus of Rhodes… five times bigger than before! 500ft statue to be built at port’s entrance as Greece aims to reclaim some of its former glory following financial meltdown

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It was one of the seven wonders of the ancient world, built to mark victory in war and serve as a symbol of resistance.
Now Greece hopes to reclaim some of its former glory after its catastrophic financial crisis by rebuilding the Colossus of Rhodes.
And it will be even more colossal than the 98ft tall original – standing five times higher.

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