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for the Minnesota Timberwolves, San Antonio Spurs, Indiana Pacers, and Toronto Raptors. Nesterović retired in 2011. Nesterovic ready to begin next chapter in basketball life "'''Every Night'''" is a song written by Paul McCartney while he was on holiday in Greece, and first released on his ''McCartney (McCartney (album))'' album on April 17, 1970. McCartney

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of Greece''' ( , officially known as BP Ultimate Acropolis Rally (Rally (sports)) of Greece) is a rally (Rallying) competition, part of the World Rally Championship schedule. The rally is held on very dusty, rough and rocky mountain roads around Athens during the Greek hot summer period. The rally is known for being extremely tough on the competing cars and drivers. The highlight of the rally is the Special stage (rallying)#Super special stage super

special stage (SSS). In 2005 (2005 World Rally Championship season), it was announced the Rally of the Year. '''Konstantinos "Kostas" Chalkias''' ( Commons:Category:Greece Wikipedia:Greece Dmoz:Regional Europe Greece

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year of her commissioned service completing her fitting out, conducting shakedown training off the eastern seaboard of the United States, and undergoing availability and type training. In the summer of 1949, she participated in her first large-scale training exercises in Guantanamo Bay (Guantanamo Bay Naval Base) and visited Kingston, Jamaica. Late in the summer, she sailed for the Mediterranean, departing Newport, Rhode Island, on 6 September 1949 and reaching Gibraltar 10 days later. She made her first deployment with the 6th Fleet in the ensuing months, visiting Malta; Bizerte, Tunisia; Golfe-Juan, France; Argostoli and Phaleron Bay, Greece; Iskenderum, Turkey; Trieste and Venice, Italy; and Gibraltar. During that 6th Fleet deployment, she engaged in exercises and maneuvers with fast carrier task forces, including the carrier ''Leyte'' (CV-32) and the heavy cruiser ''Des Moines'' (CA-134). She returned to Norfolk on 10 December. - Commons:Category:Greece Wikipedia:Greece Dmoz:Regional Europe Greece


and bombing raids. After the war he published ''Classical Landscape with Figures'' (1947), ''The Saracen's Head'' (1948) and ''Drayneflete Revealed'' (1949), the last dealing with the Littlehamptons' architectural and artistic inheritances. Along with ''The Littlehampton Bequest'' (1973, foreword by Sir Roy Strong), it provided a humorous and satirical, but very well-informed, survey of architectural and aesthetic trends in British and European history. '''Ekaterini Voggoli''' ( Commons:Category:Greece Wikipedia:Greece Dmoz:Regional Europe Greece

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with the Golden Earring, which scored some of their biggest hits with "Twilight Zone (Twilight Zone (Golden Earring song))' and "When The Lady Smiles". The Nits developed a large audience outside the Netherlands, including Finland, Switzerland, Germany, France, Belgium, Greece and Canada and in 1989 were the first Dutch band to play in the (then still) Soviet Union. Urban Dance Squad was a cross-over band, combining hip-hop with funk

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, Scotland. He studied Greek and Latin classics at Edinburgh University and after graduation taught for four years in a secondary school. He then retrained as a teacher of English as a Foreign Language and worked abroad for eleven years, in Kuwait, Greece and Saudi Arabia. He returned to Scotland in 1990 and now lives with his family in Carnoustie, mixing writing with teaching EFL and study skills at the University of Dundee. He is married to Rona Wishart, librarian at St

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Convention (SAAC). The five original participating countries were France, Germany, Belgium, the Netherlands, and Luxembourg. Twenty additional countries have joined the system since its creation: Spain, Portugal, Italy, Austria, Greece, Finland, Sweden, Switzerland, Denmark, Iceland, Norway, Estonia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Poland, Slovakia and Slovenia. Currently


. Seismicity The filling (impounding) of reservoirs has often been attributed to reservoir-triggered seismicity (Induced_seismicity#Reservoirs) (RTS) as seismic events have occurred near large dams or within their reservoirs in the past. These events may have been triggered by the filling or operation of the reservoir and are on a small scale when compared to the amount of reservoirs worldwide. Of over 100 recorded events, early examples

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Hellenic Broadcasting Corporation (ERT). Programming includes a mix of news, discussion-based programmes, drama, documentaries, entertainment shows as well as sports coverage including live games from Greece's top soccer league- Super League Greece. History In the Middle Ages the island, which the Greeks (Greece) know under the name of ''Arkos'', was taken over by the Knights of St. John Hospitaller (Knights of Rhodes), who also occupied Bodrum. It was conquered by the Ottoman

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Judaism has existed (History of the Jews in Greece) in Greece for more than 2,000 years. Sephardi Jews used to have a large presence in the city of Thessaloniki (by 1900, some 80,000, or more than half of the population, were Jews), but nowadays the Greek-Jewish community who survived German occupation and the Holocaust, during World War II, is estimated to number around 5,500 people.

Greek citizens who are Roman Catholic are estimated to be at around 50,000 with the Roman Catholic immigrant community in the country approximately 200,000. Old Calendarists (Greek Old Calendarists) account for 500,000 followers.

Hellenic Polytheistic Reconstructionism has also been reportedly practiced by thousands of Greeks.

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