Located in southern Europe, Greece is the ninety-seventh largest country in the world; its inhabitants account for about 1.46 percent of Europe's population. Greece's population is about 218 persons per square mile. Officially known as the Hellenic Republic, Greece is surrounded on three sides by the Aegean Sea, the Ionian Sea, and the Mediterranean Sea and includes many islands in these adjacent seas.
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World Bank statistical data and graphs about economic and social development patterns in Greece. Data includes topics such as GNI per capita, school enrollment, and life expectancy.
Greece is located on the southern end of the Balkan Peninsula and enjoys a mostly mild climate. Learn more about Greece and find points of interest with this Greece locator map.
The country of Greece is located on the Balkan Peninsula in southern Europe. Much of the country's 50,942 square miles consists of islands. Visit this site to learn more about Greece.
German Chancellor Merkel is facing a battle to cling onto power after her coalition partners threatened to start turning away migrants already registered in other EU states.
Daily Mail. Wed, 20 Jun 2018 02:16:26 +0100.
Macedonian authorities say they detained 25 protesters during overnight clashes in Skopje, where demonstrators opposed to a landmark agreement with Greece over the name of the former Yugoslav republic tried to push their way into parliament.
Radio Liberty. Mon, 18 Jun 2018 13:09:36 +0000.
Macedonian authorities say seven policemen have been injured and 25 protesters detained during overnight clashes in the capital of Skopje, as demonstrators opposed to the name deal with Greece tried to push their way into parliament.
Fox News. Mon, 18 Jun 2018 09:23:40 GMT.
The accord, if ratified, would see the former Yugoslav republic renamed North Macedonia, and pave the way for an enlargement of the European Union and NATO.
Niki Kitsantonis. New York Times. Mon, 18 Jun 2018 03:30:11 GMT.