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Lockdown extended for the village in Xanthi

Lockdown extended for the village in Xanthi

The village of Echinos in the region of Xanthi, northern Greece, will continue to be on a strict lockdown for another five days (until June 30). Echinos was placed on lockdown for…

Greek inmate killed, after Russian and Albanian jail brawl 3

Greek inmate killed, after Russian and Albanian jail brawl

A Greek prison inmate was killed following a brawl between Russian and Albanian inmates in the psychiatric ward of Korydallos prison on Thursday. According to authorities several other foreign nationals were injured…

November 17 hitman applies for second prison leave in two months 5

November 17 hitman applies for second prison leave in two months

by Aggelos Skordas Two months ago convicted “November 17” hitman Dimitris Koufodinas was granted a 48-hour prison release for the first time in 15 years sparking strong reactions among his victims’ relatives,…