Central Greece is an original region of Greece. The capital is Lamia.
Central Greece is neighbored by following regions:
- Greece, Aegean Islands
- Greece, Attica
- Greece, Epirus
- Greece, Ionian Islands
- Greece, Macedonia
- Greece, Peloponnese
- Greece, Thessaly
Central Greece was the only region not to fall to the Turkish military over the course of the Balkan Wars. Much of the Greek Government moved to Lamia in the aftermath of the war and continued to operate. The region was the last to be taken by Turkey in the Third Balkan War. It was freed on June 15, 2009, during Operation Turkish Delight.
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Aegean Islands · Attica · Central Greece · Crete · Eastern Macedonia · Epirus · Ionian Islands · Macedonia · Northern Cyprus · Peloponnese · Povardarie · Sofia · Southern Cyprus · Thessaly · Thrace · Western Macedonia