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Greek Court Rejects Turkish Servicemen's Extradition

A Greek appeals court rejected for a third time on Friday an appeal by Turkey seeking the extradition of eight former servicemen who fled to Greece in 2016. The eight servicemen sought political asylum in Greece following Turkey's failed coup in July...

Greek Refugee Council: Detention of Turkish Army Officer 'Illegal'

The NGO Greek Council for Refugees (GCR) denounced on Monday what they described as an illegal detention of the Turkish officer who was granted asylum by an independent committee for refugees, saying whoever ordered it could be prosecuted. Earlier in...

Prosecutor Argues Against Deportation for Another Two Turkish Servicemen in Greece

The prosecutor of the penal division of the Greek Supreme Court Charalambos Vourliotis on Wednesday recommended against the deportation of another two of the eight Turkish military servicemen that fled to Greece after the July coup in Turkey. According...