Greece /ˈɡriːs/ historically in Katharevousa and Ancient Greek: Ἑλλάς, Hellas, IPA: [eˈlas] and [helːás] respectively, officially the Hellenic Republic , is a country in Southern Europe, politically considered part of Western Europe. Athens is the capital and the largest city in the country . The population of the country is about 11 million. Greece has land borders with Albania, the Republic of Macedonia and Bulgaria to the north, and Turkey to the east. The Aegean Sea lies to the east of mainland Greece, the Ionian Sea to the west, and the Mediterranean Sea to the south. Greece has the...
|Founded:||March 25, 1821|
|Official language:||Greek Language|
|Area:||50,942.3 sq. mi.|
|Form of government:||Constitutional republic, Parliamentary system|
|Also known as:||República Helênica, Helen Cumhuriyeti, Komşu Yunanistan|