Afghan man killed in central Athens, suspect arrested

A 47-year-old Georgian man has been arrested in central Athens on suspicion of killing a 28-year-old Afghan man.

The victim was found dead near Omonia Square early on Monday, police said.

It was not clear how he died but authorities suggested there had been a fight between migrant groups.

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