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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Western_Europe

Western Europe, or West Europe, is the region comprising the western part of Europe. Below ... By contrast, the Eastern Roman Empire, mostly known as the Greek or Byzantine Empire, survived and even thrived for another 1000 years.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Western_world

The Western world, or simply the West, is a term usually referring to various nations, depending ... It contrasted Europe with the cultures and civilizations of the Middle East and North Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa, South .... Western society traces its cultural origins, at least partially, to Greek thought and Christian religion , thus ...

www.city-data.com/forum/europe/1636492-greece-part-western-europe.html

Greece is often classified as Western Europe, I suspect because of its perceived kinship to Spain and Italy and for its role as the birth of ...

www.politico.eu/article/the-greeks-are-not-western

Apr 22, 2015 ... Greece and Russia breathe new life into their ancient Eastern alliance. ... and the EU, that it gained a land border with another Western country.

francistapon.com/Travels/Eastern-Europe/Greece

Many people consider Greece in Western Europe, not Eastern Europe. However, geographically, if you had to pick a side, it's clearly in Eastern Europe. If you go ...

www.ibtimes.com/are-greeks-really-european-212891

Nov 9, 2011 ... The Greek nation has had a vastly different history and trajectory from the dominant countries of Western Europe.

www.quora.com/What-countries-are-considered-to-be-Western-Europe

Always France, the UK, Belgium, the Netherlands, and Ireland are considered part of ... From the Spanish point of view, Western Europe is made of roughly the Western Roman Empire + Greece : Spain,Portugal,Italy,France, ...

www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2015/07/is-greece-a-part-of-europe/397796

Jul 7, 2015 ... The gamble failed and Western European navies occupied Greek ports. Greene, who is currently teaching a course in Thessaloniki, said she's ...

www.unhcr.org/uk/484922462.pdf

Western Europe. Operational highlights. • The number of asylum applications in Western. European countries, except for Greece, declined. There were more ...

www.economist.com/node/15213108

Jan 7, 2010 ... “Eastern Europe” is a geographical oddity that includes the Czech ... the continent) but not Greece or Cyprus (supposedly “western” Europe but ...