Tagged: Alert

Police on high alert for Grigoropoulos anniversary

The police in Athens is on full alert in anticipation of the demonstrations planned for Tuesday, anniversary of the murder of Alexandros Grigoropoulos, who was shot dead by police officer Epaminondas Korkoneas in 2008. Ahead of the planned demonstrations in the center of Athens, police officers discovered a cache of 149 petrol bombs in an […]

Bomb alert at Deposits and Loans Fund in Athens

Police were investigating an anonymous phone call made early on Friday warning that a bomb had been placed at the Deposits and Loans Fund located on Akadimias Street in central Athens. According to initial reports an unidentified caller, who claimed to be a member of the Conspiracy of the Cells of Fire guerilla group, contacted […]

Dodecanese: Hellenic Navy and Coast Guard on high alert

The Hellenic Navy and Coast Guard in the Dodecanese are on full alert To Vima has been told, following rumors and reports that additional Turkish military officers involved in the recent failed coup may attempt to escape into Greece. A report in the online edition of Turkish newspaper Hurriet suggests that Turkish commandos involved in […]