Greece Transnational Issues 1998
SOURCE: 1998 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK
Disputes - international complex maritime, air, and territorial disputes with Turkey in Aegean Sea; Cyprus question with Turkey; dispute with The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia over name; in September 1995, Skopje and Athens signed an interim accord resolving their dispute over symbols and certain constitutional provisions; Athens also lifted its economic embargo on the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
a gateway to Europe for traffickers smuggling cannabis and heroin from
the Middle East and Southwest Asia to the West and precursor chemicals to
the East; some South American cocaine transits or is consumed in Greece
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