Arnissa

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Arnissa (Greek: Άρνισσα, before 1926: Όστροβον, Ostrovon;[1]) is a town in the Pella regional unit of Macedonia, Greece. It is located near the Lake Vegoritida and Mount Kaimakchalan and is the seat of the Vegoritida Municipality. It has a population of 1,550 (as of 2001).

History[edit]

The Battle of Ostrovo was fought near the town in 1041.

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Coordinates: 40°48′N 21°50′E / 40.800°N 21.833°E / 40.800; 21.833