Additionally many of the city's Muslims, including Ottoman , were deported to , ranging at about 20,000 people.
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Prior to the , the was made up of twice as many municipalities, considerably smaller in size, which created bureaucratic problems.
One apartment building in central Thessaloniki collapsed during the second earthquake, killing many, raising the final death toll to 51.
As of the the largest party in Thessaloniki is the with 35.
In 2010 the sleepovers of foreign tourists in the city were around 250,000.