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Synonyms for Dodecanese

a group of islands in the southeast Aegean Sea

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In which sea, part of the Mediterranean, are the Dodecanese islands to be found?
Albania, Arabian Peninsula, Armenia, Azerbaidjan, Caucasian Russian Republics, Cyprus, Egypt (Sinai Peninsula) Georgia, Greece (Crete, Dodecanese Is.
Churchill believed that capture of the Dodecanese Islands in the south-eastern Aegean was needed to keep up pressure on German troops in the region.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) will provide EUR 80 mln to finance electricity production on 18 Greek islands in the North and East Aegean, Dodecanese, Cyclades, and the Diapontia island complex.
Attica Group is engaged in the passenger shipping industry with Superfast Ferries and Blue Star Ferries vessels in the Adriatic Sea and the Greek Domestic Lines (Cyclades, Dodecanese, North East Aegean islands and Crete).
The Italy Star, below left, was awarded for operational service on land in Italy, Greece, Yugoslavia, Pantelleria, the Aegean area and Dodecanese Islands and Elba.
A glorious mix of Turkey and the Greek Dodecanese Islands, the Aegean Yacht Rally will take you on an adventure like no other.
The Journey Anatolia vessel leaves Bodrum on September 6 and sails along the Turkish coast and around the Dodecanese Islands.
Experiences not to miss on the Greek island of Patmos Patmos is a well kept secret among jet setters in the northern part of the Dodecanese complex, one of the few places that has preserved its medieval settlements since the 12th Century.
Former Cheltenham Festivalwinning jockey turned BHA starter Simon McNeill and broadcaster Miriam Francome, the ex-wife of champion jump jockey John Francome, were among the party who had joined the Francis family on a cruise around the Dodecanese that was brought to a premature end on Saturday when the Winsome, the 58-foot vessel owned by Lambourn Racehorse Transport managing director Francis, was holed.
In these parts, the package tourists and nightclubbers who flock every summer to this well-trammelled treasure of the Dodecanese are nowhere to be seen.
The company is offering a 35% savings on select sailings in April and early May 2012, with rates commencing at GBP535 per person, for an eight-day Dodecanese Islands trip departing May 6, 2012.
After World War II, the Dodecanese islands were also returned to Greece.
Thea European Commission declared, on 19 October, incompatible with EU regulation three state aid schemes concerning the rescheduling of debts in a series of Greek departments (Kastoria, Euboea, Florina, Kilkis, Rhodopos, Evros, Xanthi, Dodecanese and the islands of Lesbos, Samos and Chios).