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Greek Foreign Minister Receives Death Threat

Greece's foreign minister has received a death threat, a colleague told live television on Friday. Nikos Toskas, Greece's Citizens' Protection Minister, revealed that his colleague Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias was the recipient of a threatening letter containing a note which...

Gunmen Attack Police Outside PASOK Offices in Athens

Two armed assailants opened fire against the main offices of opposition PASOK party and police officers guarding the building, just before 8pm local time. According to eye-witnesses, the assailants sprayed the building at Charilaos Trikoupis street in the center of...

Two Turkish Citizens Carrying 1,600 Bullets Arrested at Border

Two Turkish citizens of Kurdish decent were arrested in the Greek-Turkish border at Evros river after they were found carrying around 1,600 bullets. The pair had set off from Germany and were headed for Turkey. They were arrested while attempting...

Greek Man Arrested for Mailing Bullets to Politicians

Greek counter-terrorist officers arrested a 55-year-old man on suspicion of sending bullets and threatening letters to ministers, lawmakers, bank governors and Muslim associations. According to police sources, the man is a former police officer discharged from the service in 2011. He...

Former Mayor Sends Handgun and Bullets by Post

The former Mayor of Igoumenitsa made a serious mistake that has landed him in deep trouble, when he sent a handgun and 47 bullets by post to an engineering technician. The technician had visited the former Mayor to repair his PC...