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Complete details about Greece in Europe with capital city Athenai

Country NameGreece (Elláda)
Country CodeGRC
Capital CityAthenai
ContinentEurope
RegionSouthern Europe
Independence Year1830
Population10545700
Surface Area131626.0
Life Expectancy78.4 years
GNP120724.0 (old 119946.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Greek [official]     (98.5%)
Turkish     (0.9%)

Major Cities

Athenai, Attika     (population 772072)
Thessaloniki, Central Macedonia     (population 383967)
Pireus, Attika     (population 182671)
Patras, West Greece     (population 153344)
Peristerion, Attika     (population 137288)
Herakleion, Crete     (population 116178)
Kallithea, Attika     (population 114233)
Larisa, Thessalia     (population 113090)

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Greece Tweets

From @2bitchplease on Wed May 24 23:05:22 EDT 2017 RT @BestEarthPix: Breathtaking views ~ Santorini, Greece (Photo by lucy_meck) https://t.co/OX9ZBTvBMc
From @decorssblog on Wed May 24 23:05:21 EDT 2017 Please RT if you like!! #architecture #design #architects #interiordesign Residence in Crete, Greece? https://t.co/vurjTQ5nUH
From @OliviaJeanot on Wed May 24 23:05:18 EDT 2017 I wanna travel to Greece so bad https://t.co/wgGPU9hSuC
From @frank1steptango on Wed May 24 23:05:13 EDT 2017 RT @ChiantiClassUSA: Malavasia Nera, a variety that came from #Greece during the Renaissance, is allowed in #ChiantiClassico. It?s also rel?
From @Circle_A_Ranch on Wed May 24 23:05:09 EDT 2017 RT @ProphecyDepot: Italy & Greece reach migrant saturation point. Italy says some "Rescue" Vehicles Working w/Smugglers & George Soros. htt?
From @hangoutonhols on Wed May 24 23:05:03 EDT 2017 @OwenDav12340984 Off to Kavos? Check out best places to go, latest events & discounts here! https://t.co/wVl3hmDXEd
From @BitPremier on Wed May 24 23:04:48 EDT 2017 Now listed! Hotel in Chalkidiki, Greece, 2 minutes from the sea! #bitcoin https://t.co/NY3E1LKMGt https://t.co/OepMUDeDvM
From @bryonnnnnnnaaa on Wed May 24 23:04:17 EDT 2017 Greece https://t.co/MKlraOFF0u
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From @ChuckNastari on Wed May 24 23:04:03 EDT 2017 Greece: A Trip in Pictures | Nerdy and https://t.co/l9HlYWhVyf is full of adventures https://t.co/FYxX25fEsf https://t.co/Ckc25dbvSJ
From @casticll on Wed May 24 23:03:20 EDT 2017 RT @nowngen: dildos: j2 are in greece having a holiday jared: hi im here home, in austin, with my boys & my girls, just wanted to check in?
From @starfishpink2 on Wed May 24 23:02:43 EDT 2017 RT @BestEarthPix: Breathtaking views ~ Santorini, Greece (Photo by lucy_meck) https://t.co/OX9ZBTvBMc
From @Liz_Zelt on Wed May 24 23:02:42 EDT 2017 RT @iIovetraveling: Santorini, Greece ?? https://t.co/XwdAtQ1toX