What is Greece known for?

traditional presence

dialect areas. File:Greece linguistic minorities.svg thumb 240px Regions with a traditional presence of languages other than Greek. Today, Greek is the dominant language throughout the country.

educational excellence

in educational excellence in Nişantaşı Naciye Sultan Mansion. While in Astrakhan, Rakovsky was employed by the Regional Planning Committee (Economy of the Soviet Union) (''Gubplan''). He was also active as a writer, starting work on a volume detailing the sources of Utopian socialism and the thought of Saint-Simon (Claude Henri de Rouvroy, comte de Saint-Simon). Rakovsky, in Fagan, ''Opposition and Exile''; Tănase, "The Renegade Istrati

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feature appearances in Venice, Morocco, London, Greece, India, Uzbekistan, Hong Kong, and Scotland. Furthermore, another inconsistency was that one of the original premises of ''The Dukes of Hazzard'' was that Bo and Luke were on probation, which would seemingly preclude them (but not Coy or Vance) from leaving the state of Georgia, much less the United States. The '''Cyprus dispute''' is the result of the ongoing conflict between the Greek Cypriots

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to see Panathinaikos face the then very strong Red Star Belgrade while 20000 travelled to London's Wembley Stadium for the final against AFC Ajax. Because of the success of Panathinaikos's football team in Euroean Competitions, a number of supporters' clubs started reopening while other fans decided to found their own supporters' clubs. Some of the most famous new clubs were located in Nikaia, Vyronas and Thessaloniki in 1972. The Thessaloniki club was one

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was born Katrien Verbeeck, in 1980. Kate hit worldwide fame in 2002 when she made a dance (dance music) cover of the Mylène Farmer song ''Désenchantée'', topping the sales charts in both her native Belgium, France and The Netherlands, and taken from her debut album ''Different''. Her second album ''Stronger'' came in 2004. Christy Mihos, best known for his outspokenness at the Massachusetts Turnpike Authority, owns the Christy's Markets convenience store chain on Cape Cod. A previous store was opened by his grandfather, Greek (Greece) immigrant Christy Mihos, was started in Brockton, Massachusetts in 1934, several businesses removed. Peter Mihos, Christy's father, and James Mihos, one of Christy's uncles, ran the store along with the rest of their families until 1984. '''Georgios Theotokis''' ( Commons:Category:Greece Wikipedia:Greece Dmoz:Regional Europe Greece

major great

countries like the Czech Republic have taken on the roles of primary opponents to a stronger EU. The establishment of sovereignty was not a foregone conclusion; for a small nation like Finland, recognition by Russia and the major European powers (great power) was essential. Three weeks after the declaration of independence, Svinhufvud's cabinet concluded, under pressure from Germany, that it would have to negotiate with Lenin for Russian recognition

numerous influential

referred to as a power hub, due to its numerous influential alumni who remain closely connected after graduation. It is one of the most prestigious schools in Europe. '''Athens College''' (Κολλέγιον Αθηνών) is a co-educational private independent school in Psychiko, Greece, a suburb of Athens (Athens, Greece), part of the Hellenic-American Educational Foundation (Ελληνοαμερικανικό Εκπαιδευτικό Ίδρυμα) which also includes Psychiko College, although both schools are usually

of successful alumni in politics, business, and the arts. Admission at either the 1st or the 7th grade is very selective. The school is often referred to as a power hub, due to its numerous influential alumni who remain closely connected after graduation. It is one of the most prestigious schools in Europe. '''Georgios Roubanis''' ( , born August 15, 1929 in Thessalonica) is a Greek (Greece) athlete (Athletics (sport)). At the 1956 Summer Olympics 1956

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League''' or '''Greek Basketball Championship''', is the highest professional basketball league in Greece. It is run by HEBA (Hellenic Basketball Clubs Association) (Greek (Greek language): ΕΣΑΚΕ). The league is also known as the Greek Basket League OPAP (OPAP) for sponsorship reasons. Indigenous '''minorities in Greece''' are small in size compared to regional standards. Richard Clogg ''Concise History of Greece (Second edition)'' Chap.7 page 238

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Studies Association . It is devoted to the study of modern Greece and explores social, cultural, and political affairs in Greece from the late Byzantine period until the present day. The journal attempts to cover historical, literary, anthropological, artistic, and other aspects of contemporary Greek society. The current editor is Maria Koundoura of Emerson College. The journal is published biannually, in May and October, by the Johns Hopkins University Press. '''Nikolaos

fashion events

http: index.php?option com_content&task view&id 559&Itemid 19 The ʿĀd nation were known to the Greeks (Greece) and Egyptians. Claudius Ptolemy (Ptolemy)'s ''Geographos (Geography (Ptolemy))'' (2nd century CE) refers to the place by a Hellenized (Hellenization) version of the inhabitants of the capital Ubar (Iram of the Pillars). She has appeared in many international fashion events and magazines, her face appearing


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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