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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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The boat, carrying 17 migrants, set off from Balykesir's Ayvalyk district to illegally cross to Mytilini early on Tuesday.
Mytilini, Book of Abstracts (in Greek), Greek Ichthyologists Union, Athens, Greece.
Fri: Talk, "Mytilini to Antalya", Connah's Quay, 7.30pm (deesidenaturalists.org.uk).
Lesbos, island of Lesbos: Mytilini, Lebetymnos Mts (1 female; Werner 1934 as hamatus; determination fide Unal 2010); TURKEY: Izmir: Boz-dagh Brunner von Wattenwyl 1878, Sevdikoy (=Seydik6y) Ramme 1933; Manisa: Magnesia (=Manisa) Brunner von Wattenwyl 1878; Distribution Fig.
The actions in this Measure included construction- renovation interventions in buildings of cultural use, such as the Cultural and Conference Centre in Veria, which has already been completed and put into operation, and the remodelling, modernization and equipping of the Mytilini theatre and its conversion into a conference and cultural centre.
Alli publico Pedro Kazas (aunque la tapa menciona Paris como su lugar de publicacion), recibida con gran entusiasmo en circulos literarios en Mytilini y Atenas.
A notable recent instance is the work of Yiannis Lambrou on Lesvos (or Mytilini), where phylloxera and specialization in ouzo combined to nearly wipe out local wine.
3-7 days: Mytilini, Istanbul, Nessebur, Odessa, Yalta, Piraeus.
Eight people were arrested when rival fans of Aris Salonika and Olympiakos Piraeus clashed on the island of Mytilini yesterday, hours a Greek first division football match, police said.
ISTANBUL -- Turkey foils an attempt by 54 infiltrators to go from the Turkish Canakkale city to the Greek island of Mytilini (Lesbos), in the northern Aegean Sea off the coast of Turkey, according to local media.
Some 300 refugees chanted "We hate Mytilini" - the island's capital city - at a protest yesterday.