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Greek Police Bust Huge Cocaine Ring

Greek police dismantled a drug ring which was importing and distributing huge quantities of cocaine in the country. A 43-year-old foreign national and two Greeks were arrested in the Athens district of Nea Halkidona on Saturday afternoon, after 20 packages...

Greek Police Believe Serbian Man Arrested Could Lead to Chief of Cocaine Ring

A 33-year-old Serbian man arrested for the 135 kilograms of cocaine found in an apartment in Athens, is believed to be the guard of the drugs, who was directly connected to the mastermind of the ring that brought the...

Large Quantity of Cocaine Found in Luxury Apartment in Greece

More than 130 kilos of cocaine was found in a luxury apartment in Varkiza, southern Athens, by the Drug Enforcement Department of Attica's Security Directorate on Sunday. Police say that one foreign national has been arrested in the drug haul...

Greek 19-year-old Drug Trafficking Suspect's Bail Denied in Hong Kong

The 19-year-old Greek model arrested for drug trafficking in Hong Kong, was denied bail on Thursday, in spite of her maintaining her innocence. The Mytilene girl remains in a prison for minors in Hong Kong after her arrest in the...

Greek Woman Faces Life Imprisonment for Drug Trafficking in Hong Kong (video)

A 19-year-old Greek woman was arrested at Hong Kong’s international airport and charged with possession of 2.6 kilos of cocaine. Irene Melissaropoulou; a model from Lesvos, remains in custody and will appear in court on February 14. According to Hong Kong...

Greek Police Dismantle International Cocaine Smuggling Ring

Greek police have dismantled an international ring of drug smugglers who were using an inventive way to move large quantities of cocaine from Latin America to Greece. Specifically, the Hellenic Police (ELAS) have arrested over 20 people from Greece, Europe...

Greeks Arrested on Beach in France With 1.5 Tons of Cocaine During Rescue Operation

A rescue operation off the coast of southwest France uncovered 1.5 tons of Cocaine. An Inflatable boat with passengers that were in danger were pulled by rescuers who then discovered parcels filled with cocaine on the beach. The cocaine-filled parcels...

43kg of Cocaine Found in Truck; Four Persons Arrested

The Greek Coast Guard arrested four persons in Aspropyrgos, northern Attica, alleged to be involved in a drug dealing ring on Wednesday. The operation was launched when Patras coast guard officers located approximately 43 kilos of cocaine hidden in a...

Brazilian Couple Smuggle Swallowed Packages of Cocaine to Athens Airport

Two Brazilian nationals were arrested by the Greek police for attempting to smuggle 2.240 kilograms of cocaine through security at Eleftherios Venizelos Athens International Airport. The man, aged 24, and his female companion, aged 27, landed in Athens from Sao Paolo via...

Cocaine Baron and Family Arrested in Crete

KingCrete Police have arrested a man, his wife and their minor son, calling the operation the biggest and most important drug trafficking arrest in recent years on the island. The 42-year-old man, with the collaboration of his 37-year-old wife and...