Léros

Léros lĕ´rôs, lē´rŏs [key], island (1991 pop. 8,059), c.20 sq mi (50 sq km), SE Greece, in the Aegean Sea; one of the Dodecanese . 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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