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Three Syrians held for drug dealing in Neos Cosmos

Police in the neighborhood of Neos Cosmos, near central Athens, on Tuesday detained three Syrian nationals — a 40-year-old man, his 11-year-old nephew and a 35-year-old compatriot — believed to have been dealing in drugs in the area.

Officers said they confiscated nearly a kilogram of cannabis, 65 euros and three cell phones.