Ethnic groups Balkans: Balkan Peninsula in turmoil

balkans map
balkans map

Balkan ethnic groups are very diverse as collect populations from different stories that in the past have generated unrest and even wars.

Where are the Balkans

The Balkans is the geographical area corresponding to the Balkan peninsula located in Eastern Europe.

In this area are included various states including Serbia and Croatia partially and Bulgaria, Kosovo, Albania, Macedonia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Greece and Turkey to the European whole.

The Balkan peninsula, rich in water and largely mountainous territory, collects different peoples characterized by past stories often abuzz disagreements between different ethnic groups and is washed by the Aegean Sea, the Black Sea, the Adriatic Sea and the Ionian Sea.