weapons

More Than One Third of German Military Exports Go To Turkey

Turkey is the #1 recipient of German arms exports for the second year running, according to a classified document revealed by the German Press Agency (DPA) on Tuesday. According to the document, Turkey received 344.6 million euros worth of weapons...

Police Discover Arsenal of Heavy Weapons at Athens House

According to Greek police, an entire arsenal of heavy weapons was found on Thursday morning at a house in Sepolia, central Athens, during an ongoing operation by the Counter-Terrorism Service. Additional weapons were also found in another house in Exarchia,...

Greek Police Discover Rifles, Machine Gun, Grenades at Suspected Terrorist Hideout

Greek police forces say that the sophisticated weaponry uncovered at a suspected terrorist hideout in Athens on Saturday was destined to be used for at least two separate attacks. According to police sources, the group planned to use the AK-47...

Weapons and Ammunition Found Inside Mosque in Xanthi, Greece

Greek police on Tuesday, discovered weapons and ammunition inside a mosque in the city of Xanthi, northeastern Greece. According to exclusive information released by newspaper Ekathimerini, Greek security services received a heads up some hours ago to check on a...

The Greek Police, a Weapons Smuggling Ring and Frozen Meat Packaging

An undercover investigation in Chania, Crete, ended with the arrest of five police officers who played a role in smuggling weapons and ammunition in frozen meat packaging. The officers, charged with participating in a conspiracy ring and arms smuggling,...

Greek Police Uncover Weapon Stash in Attica

Greek Police discovered a weapon stash in a warehouse on Marathonos Avenue, Attica close to Athens. Police found rocket launchers, kalasnikov guns, handguns and hand grenades inside the warehouse, according to Greek media reports. Six cars, two motorcycles and one truck were...

Weapons and Explosives Found at Professor's Home in Northern Greece

A Greek police anti-terrorist unit raid revealed military-grade weapons and explosives in Kozani, in the home of a 57-year-old university professor. Specifically, police found two military rifles and 2,000 bullets, 10 hand grenades, explosives and other military equipment in the...

Greek Priest Arrested in Gun and Drug Smuggling Case

A priest was arrested along with a dozen other suspects on charges of involvement in a large weapons and drugs smuggling scheme that took place in Athens, Crete, and various regions of central Greece. A major police investigation was launched...

Police Find Weapons in Athens Hideout, Arrests Made in Thessaloniki

The Anti-terrorism squad is on alert in Athens and Thessaloniki, Greece, after they unveiled a hideout in the area of Kolonaki downtown Athens and another one in the northern port city of Thessaloniki. The Greek Police Anti-terrorism squad are searching...

Weapons Confiscated at Greek-Albanian Borders

The police station of Epirus has detected 2 kalashnikofs, 3 weapon's magazines, 66 fuses, 1 bayonet and 1 grenade in a forest area of the municipality of Amarantos-Konitsa, located within a stone's throw of Greek-Albanian borders. Policemen estimate that...