It is situated on the Bay of Kavala, across from the island of Thasos and on the Egnatia motorway, a one-and-a-half-hour drive to Thessaloniki kilometres 99 miles west and a forty-minute drive to Drama 37 km 23 miles north and Xanthi 56 km 35 miles east. It is also about kilometers west of Alexandroupoli. Kavala is an important economic centre of Northern Greece, a center of commerce, tourism, fishing and oil-related activities, and formerly a thriving trade in tobacco. Historically the city is also known by two different names.
Murdered Ex-Model Missed Her Home
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In handcuffs and under heavy guard, George Skiadopoulos, 24, took authorities to the burned and dismembered remains of Julie Scully, 31, in a swamp outside the northern city of Kavala. Her body was found in a suitcase and her severed head was thrown in the sea, police said. Scully, of Mansfield, N. Skiadopoulos led authorities on the early morning search about miles northeast of Salonica. He was immediately charged in the slaying. Scully during an argument on a muddy farm road. Skiadopoulos, he added, was about to be drafted into the army and Ms.
Greek Police Find Missing American
We are here to observe the third hearing in the surreal prosecution of Osman Kavala and 15 others. Kavala turned 62 on 2 October, his second birthday behind bars, clocking days on the day of the hearing. The courtroom is as I left it in July, bar the large number of ring binders piled up behind the three empty chairs where the panel of judges will take their seats.
In warmer weather, the rocky promontory jutting into the Aegean Sea is dotted with young lovers. But on a clammy January night, it was deserted. It was there, George Skiadopoulos told police, that he cradled the charred head of his girlfriend before tossing it into the sea.