Balkan States


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Balkan States

The countries of the Balkan Peninsula, including Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, and Serbia, along with areas of continental Greece, southeast Romania, and European Turkey.
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Balkan States

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(Placename) the countries of the Balkan Peninsula: the former Yugoslavian Republics, Romania, Bulgaria, Albania, Greece, and the European part of Turkey. Also called: the Balkans
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