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Israeli national arrested for ‘suspicious activity’ near ruling party’s HQ

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An Israeli national was arrested early Thursday morning as there were suspicions that he filmed the building housing the headquarters of New Democracy.

The 22-year-old man was seen on his motorcycle on Wednesday afternoon near the ruling party’s offices on Pireos Street, according to information. Authorities deemed his activity suspicious and launched a manhunt.

After several hours, he was located and arrested by police at 2 a.m. No further details were released about the incident.

The man is working legally in the country at a multinational company which is near New Democracy’s offices. 

Both police and the country’s National Intelligence Service (EYP) are involved in investigating the case.