Friday, June 21 2024

Greek Police Rooted Out Gang that Smuggled Illegal Immigrants From Turkey Into Greece, in Trucks

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(Evros border fence. Photo Credit: AP)
Greek police announced today that they have rooted out a criminal gang that smuggled illegal immigrants from Turkey, packed into trucks, across the Greek-Turkish border in Evros, into Greece, for up to 4,000 euros each.
Police has so far arrested seven suspects while at least 20 more have been identified.
Images have been released of tiny hidden compartments inside the vehicles that were used to smuggle the immigrants.
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The suspects are accused of trafficking up to 155 people from Turkey in the last six months, making around 300,000 euros!