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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...

Eurogroup President Among Targets of Parcel Bombs from Greece

Eurogroup President Jeroen Dijsselbloem was one of the targeted recipients of the eight parcel bombs that were intercepted at the Hellenic Post Office (ELTA) sorting center at Kryoneri. The eight wire-trapped packages were similar to the ones sent to German Finance...

Greece to Issue New IDs Under Security and Counter-Terrorism Deal with US

Greece will be issuing new IDs in compliance with an agreement on security and terrorism that it signed with the US. According to the agreement, the new Greek identity cards must be updated from the earlier 2009 model. The new...

Anarchist Kostas Sakkas Arrested

Anarchist Kostas Sakkas was arrested on Thursday afternoon by counter terrorism officers. Sakkas, 30, was accused of being a member of the “Conspiracy of the Cells of Fire,” an urban guerrilla group in Greece. He was in custody for...

Investigation of Golden Dawn Killings in Cyprus

According to the newspaper Kathimerini, a unit of Greek counter-terrorism officers is in Cyprus as part of the investigation of the murder of the two Golden Dawn members, killed outside the party's offices in Neo Irakleio, Athens. As reported, a...