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Kastri, Thesprotia

Coordinates 39°33′N 20°16′E / 39.550°N 20.267°E / 39.550; 20.267Coordinates: 39°33′N 20°16′E / 39.550°N 20.267°E / 39.550; 20.267

Country: Greece
Administrative region: Epirus
Regional unit: Thesprotia
Municipality: Igoumenitsa
Municipal unit: Igoumenitsa
Population statistics (as of 2001)[1]
 - Population: 760
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Auto: ΗΝ

Kastri (Greek: Καστρί or Καστρίον, Kastríon; Albanian: Kastriot) is a town in Thesprotia, Epirus, Greece.[2][3] The local church is dedicated to Saint George.

Until the end of World War II the town was inhabited mainly by an Orthodox Albanian-speaking community.[4]


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