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Five arrested over debts to the state

Police in Iraklio, Crete, on Saturday arrested a 63-year-old man over debts to the state of 11 million euros.

Authorities also announced the detention over the weekend of another four men, aged 40, 42, 45 and 48, who reportedly owed the state between 50,000 and 478,000 euros each. All five were expected to face a local prosecutor.