Aegean Sea

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an arm of the Mediterranean between Greece and Turkey

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A statement posted on General Staff's internet site said that Greek F-16 and M-2000 jets intercepted Turkish F-16 jets, which were on training flight in the international air space over the Aegean Sea, two times in the west and northwest of the Greek island of Lesbos, one time in the north of Chios, and another time in the north of Psara.
On December 13, 2015, the Russian guard ship Smetlivy staying 22 km far from the Lemnos Island in the northern part of the Aegean Sea prevented the collision with a Turkish seine vessel.
Like the mythic figure Daedalus, pilot Kanellos Kanellopoulos escaped Crete on his own power, pedaling his fragile aircraft 74 miles across the Aegean Sea to the shores of the Greek island Santorini.
and The Sahara Group concerning the proposed pipeline crossing of Turkey from the Black Sea to the Aegean Sea.
Thousands of refugees - mostly fleeing war-torn Syria, Afghanistan and Iraq - attempt daily to cross the Aegean Sea from nearby Turkey, a short but perilous trip by inflatable boats, often in rough seas.
MUy[currency]LA (CyHAN)- At least 20 refugees, including four children, were drowned off coast of Mugla province in the Aegean Sea on Tuesday morning.
Bulgarian Environment Minister Iskra Mihaylova has dismissed a total of 23 senior officials, including the 16 directors of regional inspectorates, the directors of the three National Parks Rila, Pirin and Central Balkan, and the heads of the four basin directorates (Danube River Basin Directorate, Black Sea Basin Directorate, East Aegean Sea River Basin Directorate, West Aegean Sea River Basin Directorate).
ANKARA, Dec 8, 2010 (TUR) -- Turkish military said on Wednesday that Greek jets intercepted Turkish jets for eight times over the Aegean Sea.
Some day, he said he plans to explore "a small island in the Aegean Sea called Phara.
Today towns of brilliantly white houses cling to the tranquil but steep cliffs of the partially collapsed volcano called Santorini in the southern Aegean Sea of Greece.
The concept will employ and construct a state of the art pipeline system from the Black Sea to the Aegean Sea.
BRUSSELS, Feb 25 (KUNA) -- NATO agreed to coordinate the details of the military alliance's operation in the Aegean Sea aimed at curbing the influx of migrants into Europe from the Middle East, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said in a statement Thursday.
yZMyR (CyHAN)- As part of 'Hope Operation", which was conducted by Turkish Coast Guard in the Aegean Sea between the dates August 18-21, a total of 1919 illegal immigrants were rescued, while 8 bodies were found dead in the same operation.
1 points on the Righter scale has shaken the Aegean Sea at 8:33 am Tuesday morning.
ANKARA, Sep 7, 2010 (TUR) -- Turkish military said that Greek jets intercepted Turkish jets three times over the Aegean Sea on Monday.