Another 54 suspects tied to Greek drug smuggling ring
Thessaloniki police have identified 54 suspects tied to a drug smuggling ring operating across Greece.
According to authorities, 12 suspects were identified as members of the ring, which is believed to have been smuggling drugs into Greece from Albania, while another 42 are believed to have acted as their accomplices.
Police were able to crack down on the gang after eight of its alleged members were detained on May 23, including two Albanian brothers who were believed to be the group’s leaders.
Authorities estimate that the ring has smuggled about 78 kilos of cannabis and half a kilo of cocaine into the country.
You may be interested
Poll: New Democracy leads with a 14.8% difference to SYRIZAmakis - Jun 24, 2021
The governing party of New Democracy is clearly leading the polls with 37%, a difference of 14.8% from SYRIZA which…
Greece and Italy top European picks for American touristsPanos - Jun 24, 2021
Italy and Greece are the top two choices in Europe for American travellers this season, according to a report by…
Turkish coastguard harassed Cypriot fishing boat (photos)Panos - Jun 24, 2021
New provocation from Turkey. Turkish coastguards harassed the fishing boat “Maria – Bouboulina”, while sailing in international territorial waters. The…