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Complete details about Greece in Europe with capital city Athenai

Country NameGreece (Elláda)
Country CodeGRC
Capital CityAthenai
RegionSouthern Europe
Independence Year1830
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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From @le_bold on Thu Apr 18 08:46:54 EDT 2019 RT @TravelersNoteb2: Porto Timoni is a hidden gem in Corfu. ? @PicPoet @ThePhotoHour @EarthandClouds @StormHour @VisitGreecegr #Corfu, #?
From @likeuson on Thu Apr 18 08:46:42 EDT 2019 RT @DouglasCarswell: How about we offer the Elgin marbles in return for Greece agreeing to veto any extension of our EU membership? https:/?
From @protothema on Thu Apr 18 08:46:22 EDT 2019 ?????? ? ??????????? ??? ??? ???? ?????????? - ?? ???????
From @mykavosholiday on Thu Apr 18 08:46:21 EDT 2019 RT @_lilyeet: am ganning to kavos for one reason and one reason only, to be the 2 step champion of Greece
From @mykavosholiday on Thu Apr 18 08:46:15 EDT 2019 RT @sashapinder: will never forget when me and tasha thought we could swim from main land Greece back to kavos
From @mykavosholiday on Thu Apr 18 08:46:12 EDT 2019 RT @ConorOB19033794: Just sitting around the portable radio here in Kavos Greece getting ready to tune into live95 for the Carlow match,we??
From @mykavosholiday on Thu Apr 18 08:46:05 EDT 2019 RT @bethmelissaxx: This time last year i was landing in Greece, with the boy who pretended he was in love with me. Aha I?m going to Greece?
From @greeknewss on Thu Apr 18 08:46:03 EDT 2019 Bloomberg Says Greek Economy Among ?Most Miserable? in the World
From @mykavosholiday on Thu Apr 18 08:45:57 EDT 2019 RT @Jamie__Lea: Could murder a gyros or two and lemon Fanta from Nikos right now.... #kavos #iusedtobeapornstar #gyros #yum #greece
From @CyprusNews_ on Thu Apr 18 08:45:55 EDT 2019 RT @MariosKaratzias: The joint air and sea drills #medusa2019 by Egypt ?? Greece ?? and Cyprus ?? happening #now off Alexandria waters! Th?
From @mykavosholiday on Thu Apr 18 08:45:54 EDT 2019 RT @chloesagar_: Booking up for Kavos, Greece for a week in May ??
From @mykavosholiday on Thu Apr 18 08:45:50 EDT 2019 RT @lawrendrake: Update: glad to be out of kavos, but missing Greece 100% already. These boring buildings and dull streets of England are k?
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