Vlachs

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Vlachs:

see WalachiaWalachia
or Wallachia
, historic region (29,568 sq mi/76,581 sq km), S Romania. The Transylvanian Alps separate it in the NW from Transylvania and the Banat; the Danube separates it from Serbia in the west, Bulgaria in the south, and N Dobruja in the east; in the
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Vlachs

 

one of the peoples constituting the Rumanian nation.

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MlNORlTlES 1927.I.B.2 (C.L.110.1927.I Annex)( Geneva: Publications de la Societe des Nations, 1927)[herein after Protection: Provisions],50, 53-54; the "communities" of Valachs of Pindus under Article 12 of the Minorities Treaty with Greece, 10 Aug.1920, No.