Aegean island

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an island in the Aegean Sea

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The flow of third country nationals from the opposite Turkish coast to Lesvos appears to be falling off slightly, based on arrival figures collected on the island over the last few days, authorities on the eastern Aegean island reported on Monday.
Over the 24 hours between 6:00 on Sunday and the same time on Monday morning, a total of 3,510 third country nationals were registered as refugees the Moria registration and identification centre, while the number arriving by boat during the same period reached 3,660.Ee
Another 3,860 are currently waiting around the centre to be let in and 4,388 third country nationals -- most from the Middle East -- have been processed and are waiting to leave the island for the mainland.
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Mykonos After Midnight provides a fine Chief Inspector Andreas Kaldis mystery and tells of the transformation of a poor Aegean island into a tourist mecca.
The Aegean island landscape of the past millennia is a man-made equilibrium; diverse, beautiful, but also extremely fragile, sustainable only as long as the economic and cultural practices that formed it continued to operate.
As the girl grows, her diligent father builds the family a picturesque cottage on an Aegean island where they enjoy many vacations with a simple life close to a beloved nature and conditions creating plenitude of being and happiness.
After working for Rover for 13 years after leaving school, life abroad was good for the 36-year-old, who learned to kite-surf and even rescued a farmer's dog while living on the Aegean island.
AT LEAST five people drowned when a dingy sank off an eastern Aegean island with 20 illegal immigrants on board, the Greek coast guard said.
The Air 2000 757 was forced to drop 200ft soon after taking off from the Aegean island of Kos, bound for Manchester.
After threats of jail sentences and fines, the mayor relented when the tour group pledged it "would not indulge in excesses that would upset local sentiments and damage the island's tourism image." The Greek Aegean island, sometimes known as Mitilini, is a revered locale for lesbians because the homoerotic poet Sappho was born there and hosted a school for women on the island 2,600 years ago.
They note the closeness of the grains' age to a radiocarbon age of 3,356 years for a huge volcanic eruption on the Aegean island of Thera.
Greek epic poet of the Aegean island of Samos, author of a lost verse chronicle, the Persica, probably relating the story of the Persian wars as narrated in prose by the historian Herodotus.
His verse, atmospheric in quality and evocative of the local landscape and climate of Elytis's Aegean island environment, is a fusion of Greek myth, history, and nature with the modern 20th-century consciousness.
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