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(klô`də), or


(kô`də), small Mediterranean island, S Greece, near Crete. In the Acts of the Apostles it was the refuge of St. Paul's ship during the tempest.
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On 13 February 2018, two issues dominated the news cycle in Greece: A major corruption scandal and a serious incident involving the ramming of the Greek Coast Guard patrol boat 'Gavdos' by the Turkish Coast Guard vessel 'Umut' (16) off the islets of Imia.
A 10-day camping holiday on Gavdos -- the southernmost Aegean island -- was another, a "trip that changed my whole perspective of the world".
"The defense minister told the NATO secretary general about the need for an immediate start of the activities on the entire territory along the Greek islands, from Limnos to Kastellorizo and Gavdos and along the coast of the Anatolian peninsula.
The written question, which is addressed to Foreign Minister MevlE-t EcavuE-oy-lu, concerns the islands EE-ek, Koyun, HurE-it, Bulamac (Farmakonisi), Fornoz, Nergizcik, Kalolimnoz, Keci, Sakarcylar, Kocbaba and Ardacyk as well as the islands Gavdos, Dhia, Dionisades, Gaidhouronisi and Koufonisi near Crete.
This file photo taken on October 16, 2012 shows the Finnish ship SV Estelle during an operation off the southern Greek island of Gavdos, south of Crete.
That is, participants in the FR group showed higher response rates than did those in the DRL group during the FI schedule, thus indicating that the current performance was affected by past contingencies (see also Barrett, Deitz, Gavdos, & Quinn, 1987; Souza, Abreu-Rodrigues, & Baumann, 2010; Weiner, 1969).
Gavdos is one of the places that claims to be the island of Ogygia where the goddess Calypso kept Odysseus prisoner, although the supporting evidence is slight: in terms of flora, fauna and geography, it fails to tick almost any of the right boxes.
Recent finds of what are claimed to be Palaeolithic tools from the island of Gavdos, off the south coast of Crete, would support this southern approach.
By Maru Gubena March 19, 2009 -- As Ethiopians in Ethiopia are neither allowed to demonstrate nor to make their voices heard by any other means, the Ethiopian Diaspora community scattered across the world, including Tasmania, New Caledonia and Gavdos, has been making every possible effort to represent the voice of the voiceless.
IF it's Robinson Crusoe islands you're after, take a three-hour hop on the ferry from Palaiochora - on the south west coast - to Gavdos (tickets from travel agencies in Palaiochora including Interkreta, 0030 2823 41392, which can also book you a room for an overnight stay).
The Greek military has now occupied EE-ek Adasy, Koyun Adasy, HurE-it, Bulamac (Farmakonisi), Fornoz, Nergizcik, Kalolimnoz, Keci, Sakarcylar, Kocbaba, Ardacyk, Gavdos, Dhia, Dionisades, Gaidhouronisi and Koufonisi islands.