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This photo from g闥ceada(Imbros).
Imbros, officially referred to as G闥蔒ada in Turkey (older name in Turkish: İmroz; Greek: Ίμβρος Imvros), is the largest island of Turkey, part of ドnakkale Province. It is located at the entrance of Saros Bay in the northern Aegean Sea, also the westernmost point of Turkey (Avlaka peninsula). With an area of 279 km (108 square miles), Imbros contains some wooded areas.[1]

According to the 2000 census, the island of Imbros had a total population of 8,875.[2] The same census also reported 7,254 people in G闥蔒ada town, and 1,621 in the remaining villages.[2] The main industries of Imbros are fishing and tourism. The population is predominantly Turkish but there are still about 250 Greeks on Imbros, most of whom are elderly people; large numbers of Greeks have emigrated.

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