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Léros

(lĕ`rôs, lē`rŏs), island (1991 pop. 8,059), c.20 sq mi (50 sq km), SE Greece, in the Aegean Sea; one of the DodecaneseDodecanese
, Gr. Dhodhekánisos, island group (1991 pop. 163,476), c.1,035 sq mi (2,680 sq km), SE Greece, in the Aegean Sea, between Asia Minor and Crete, comprising the greater part of the group known as the Southern Sporades.
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. The port of Lakkíon, or Lakkí, was the naval base of Portolago under Italian rule in the early 20th cent. and has notable examples of Facscist "rationalist" architecture.
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Caron Dukes, from Blaenau Ffestiniog, has travelled out to the islands of Leros and Samos with S4C's current affairs programme Y Byd ar Bedwar two years after volunteering there when thousands of refugees were fleeing daily across the sea from Turkey.
In the late 1980s, I was asked by the Northumberland Mental Ill Health Service to visit the Greek island of Leros following a Channel 4 documentary which identified people living with mental ill health incarcerated in inhumane conditions.
But after a pair of helium check valves part of the Juno's pressurization system did not act up to par in a command sequence, the team is holding off on the firing the spacecraft's Leros 1b engine for one more orbit.
Guns Of Leros, chasing a four-timer, looks likely to start favourite and, although 1lb out of the handicap, is eligible to run from an 8lb lower mark than will be the case in future.
Guns Of Leros sent favouritebackers home happy as he landed the closing Golf Academy At Goodwood Stakes at odds of 5-2.
The coast guard transported them to the small Aegean island of Leros, where a migrant processing center has been set up.
The LEROS 1B brake engine, designed and built by a team of 20 at Moog-ISP in Westcott, Bucks, fired for 35 minutes and slowed the spacecraft by 1,212mph.
On October 3, 2015, a boat originating from nearby Turkey carrying almost 200 refugees landed on the Greek Cycladic island of Leros.
000 personnes retenues sur leur ile d'arrivee (Lesbos, Chios, Kos, Leros, Samos generalement) dans le cas d'un rejet par Athenes des demandes d'asile.
His name has been given as Osama Krayem, but it is said that he called himself Naim El Hamed on a fake passport which he used to enter Europe via the Greek island of Leros in September 2015.
Since March 20, however, they are meant to be held in the five centres set up on the Aegean islands of Samos, Chios, Lesbos, Kos and Leros.
Selon les informations du Monde, Naim Al-Hamed est arrive en Europe le 20 septembre par l'ile grecque de Leros, en meme temps qu'un autre suspect des attentats de Bruxelles : Sofiane Ayari, porteur lui aussi d'un faux passeport syrien au nom de Mounir Ahmed Alaaj.