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Geoffrey Robertson and Amal Clooney helped Greece fight for the return of the Elgin Marbles.
It is in the interest of the world, and not just of Greece, that they be reunited.
Due to the fraught relations between Turkey and Greece, he was safe.The Unbelievable (True) Story of the World’s Most Infamous Hash Smuggler|Marlow Stern|November 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
David Blatt has over 20 years of experience internationally, winning 17 titles in Israel, Greece, Turkey, Italy, and Russia.2014 NBA Preview: Skinny LeBron and the Racist Ghost of Donald Sterling|Robert Silverman|October 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Greece has high hopes that the giant tomb now being excavated at Amphipolis contains one of these ancient Macedonian leaders.Amphipolis Tomb Yields Amazing Finds But Mysteries Linger|James Romm|October 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The monotheism which we find in Greece and India generally took this form.The Religious Sentiment|Daniel G. Brinton
Imported into Greece, these notions and their cult had a twofold development.Demonology and Devil-lore|Moncure Daniel Conway
Besides, Greece is a small country without international touch and interest.An African Adventure|Isaac F. Marcosson
Greece, too, had her representatives, to remind the spectators that there had been an Orpheus.A Love Story|A Bushman
Publius Sulpicius was also continued in command for a year, to hold the province of Macedonia and Greece, with the same fleet.History of Rome, Vol III|Titus Livius
British Dictionary definitions for greece
Word Origin and History for greece
c.1300, from Latin Graecia; named for its inhabitants; see Greek. Earlier in English was Greklond (c.1200). The Turkish name for the country, via Persian, is Yunanistan, literally "Land of the Ionians." Ionia also yielded the name for the country in Arabic and Hindi (Yunan).