Mytilene


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Mytilene,

Greece: see MitilíniMitilíni
or Mytilene
, city (1991 pop. 24,953), capital of Lesbos prefecture, E Greece, a port on the island of Lesbos in the Aegean Sea. Roman remains are there.
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Mytilene

1. a port on the Greek island of Lesbos: Roman remains; Byzantine fortress. Pop.: 25 000 (latest est.)
2. a former name for Lesbos
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In Mytilene, where most of the migrants gather hoping to catch a boat off the island, they sleep in the open without toilets or showers.
The travel firm also announced that it was increasing its range of destinations from Birmingham to include Mytilene and Kalamata, in Greece, and Djerba, in Tunisia and a daily service to Dalaman, in Turkey.
TRAVEL DETAILS: Departing on September 14, the 24-night voyage (No V415) costs from PS2,499 (per person sharing a double inside cabin) and calls at Lisbon, Valletta (Malta), Kusadasi (Turkey), Yalta, Odessa, Istanbul, Mytilene and Piraeus (Greece) and Vigo (Spain).
These destinations include Alexandroupolis, Chania, Chios, Heraklion, Ioannina, Kavala, Cephalonia, Corfu, Kos, Lemnos, Mykonos, Mytilene, Rhodes, Samos, Santorini, and Thessaloniki.
Texts from the fifth century such as the Questions and Responses for the Orthodox of Pseudo-Justin Martyr and the Life of Severus by Zacharias of Mytilene indicate that such charges continued to resonate widely.
A boat carrying 14 Syrians believed to be fleeing the civil war in their homeland set off from Burhaniye and headed for Mytilene, in Greece, on Thursday.
The issues surrounding events on Mytilene and then on Melos highlight the collapse of values, and even common sense, in Athens over the course of the war.
Only one 20-year-old survivor has been plucked out of the water and was hospitalised in the island capital Mytilene.
Praxiphanes of Mytilene and Chamaeleon of Heraclea; text, translation, and discussion.
7 million in total, of which CyBC has been allocated e1/41,184,000 and organisations in the Greek island of Mytilene, including a public library and a university, have been allocated the rest, CyBC said in an announcement.
Specifically, it will focus on the debate over Mytilene, and the context in which patriarchal tropes dominate ostensibly universal concerns.