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“Favelas” emerge in Samos from refugees, says Mayor
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“Favelas” emerge in Samos from refugees, says Mayor

Panos - Oct 17, 2019

The conditions in the refugee receptions centers on the islands of Lesvos and Samos are rapidly deteriorating, as the number of refugees and illegal immigrants hosted at…

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The “8th Wonder”: Samos’ incredible Eupalinian Aqueduct restored

Panos - Oct 24, 2017

In many places, the floor was muddy. Water dripped from the ceiling and down my jacket. I walked over a trench that was more than 9 meters…

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Samos: The Greek island of Hera and Pythagoras

Panos - Jun 19, 2017

On this luxuriantly green island on the northeastern edge of the Aegean, covered by pine forests, olive groves, citrus groves and vineyards, myth and history take on…

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Eupalinos Tunnel, a masterpiece of ancient engineering opens to public

ilias1 - Apr 30, 2017

The Tunnel of Eupalinos, one of the most extraordinary monuments of craftmanship and construction (1,036 metres carved inside the mountain that towers over the town of Pythagorio…

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Search operation in progress for 40 migrant near Samos

Panos - Sep 13, 2016

A search and rescue operation to detect about 40 refugees on a boat is under way north of the island of Samos. A Greek coast guard boat…

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Samos: Reports of another Turkish officer involved in the failed coup

makis - Aug 25, 2016

The Police, the National Intelligence Agency (EYP), the Coast Guard and Frontex are on alert following reports that a 40-year-old Turkish officer arrived on the Pythagorio beach…

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Samos: 13-year-old Greek expatriate tragically falls to death

makis - Jul 01, 2016

A 13-year-old boy was mortally injured on Thursday after falling off the roof of a half-finished building in the Kontakeika village on Samos. The Australian boy, the…

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13-year-old Greek expatriate tragically falls to death

Panos - Jul 01, 2016

A 13-year-old boy was mortally injured on Thursday after falling off the roof of a half-finished building in the Kontakeika village on Samos. The Australian boy, the…

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Violence breaks out at refugee hospitality center on Samos

makis - Jun 03, 2016

Huge fights broke out at the refugee hospitality center at Vathy on the island of Samos on Thursday evening. Similar fights also broke out on Lesvos on…

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Six injured in migrant clashes on Samos island

Panos - Jun 03, 2016

Greek police say clashes have broken out between rival ethnic groups of refugees and other migrants at a detention camp on the eastern Aegean Sea island of…

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49 migrants rescued on Greek Island of Samos

Sokratis - Apr 30, 2016

On Holy Saturday morning, members of the Greek Coast Guard located and rescued 49 refugees East of Samos. The migrants were transferred to Vathy, where they received…

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Coast guard rescues 49 migrants off Samos

Sokratis - Apr 30, 2016

The Greek coast guard rescued 49 migrants off the coast of Samos in the Aegean early on Saturday. The migrants were in a dinghy that was found…

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Five migrants drown off Samos after boat capsizes

Sokratis - Apr 09, 2016

Five migrants – four women and one child – drowned when their boat capsized off the Greek island of Samos close to Turkey’s coast, Greek coast guard…