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Body of an unidentified young girl found on Chios

Port authority officials on the eastern Aegean island of Chios were on Wednesday trying to identify a little girl whose corpse was discovered on a beach near the fishing retreat of Mylarakia on Tuesday.

The corpse was in an advanced state of decomposition, according to police who were awaiting the outcome of a coroner’s report for details on the girl’s identity and cause of death.