Lesbos (/ˈlɛzbɒs/, US/ˈlɛzboʊs/; Greek:ΛέσβοςLesvos, pronounced[ˈle̞zvo̞s]), sometimes referred to as Mytilini after its capital, is a Greekisland located in the northeastern Aegean Sea. It has an area of 1,632 square kilometres (630sqmi) with 320 kilometres (199 miles) of coastline, making it the third largest Greek island. It is separated from Turkey by the narrow Mytilini Strait and in late Palaeolithic/Mesolithic times was joined to the Anatolian mainland before the end of the last Ice Age.
Your only focus is on surviving,” explains Katrin Glatz Glatz Brubakk, a Norwegian clinical psychiatrist who has worked with refugees experiencing water-related trauma on the Greek island of Lesbos...Proud of his years of training as an MMA fighter, the 24-year-old loves to tell the story of how he arrived on Lesbos.
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The Greek coast guard says it has rescued 24 people and recovered the body of one man from the southern part of the Aegean island of Lesbos, while a search and rescue operation has been launched ... .
One woman died and another two were rescued on Friday off the eastern Greek island of Lesbos in an incident involving an inflatable dinghy carrying Somali migrants. The Greece coastguard said 24 migrants who arrived early Friday told authorities that three women had fallen into the sea as their boat approached Lesbos and were still missing.
A child looks through the fence at the Moria detention camp for migrants and refugees at the island of Lesbos on May 24, 2016 ... A refugee holds two children as dozens arrive on an overcrowded boat on the Greek island of Lesbos ... Migrants wait under outside the Moria registration camp on the Lesbos.