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What we should learn from the death of Vangelis Yakoumaki in Greece caused by bullying


I was not expecting this end for Vangelis. Deep down I was sure that Vangelis was hidden somewhere – terrified and yet alive . I would expect that he was just waiting that the noise was going to cool down and in the aftermath he would return . And after his coming back , he would have acquired 10 million friends , all of us who never would treaten him as his “frends” or “fellows” .

Greek Police have discovered the body of Vangelis Giakoumakis, the 20-year-old student who went missing over a month ago.

The discovery brings to an end a nationwide police search over the mysterious disappearance that has been the focus of much media attention.

Giakoumakis, who was originally from Rethymno in Crete was studying at the Ioannina Dairy School. On February the 6th Vangelis, who would normally inform his roommate of his plans, suddenly left the rooms they shared saying,’Should I take the keys or leave them?’ He ended up taking his keys but left behind his wallet, his phone and his jacket despite the single-digit temperatures.

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