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Police find 33 Syrians hidden in truck, arrest two for trafficking

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Greek police have found 33 Syrian refugees being transported in the back of a truck in the northeast of the country.

The vehicle was stopped in the Evros area and the refugees were found in the back, which was covered by a tarpaulin.

The driver and his companion, both 27-year-old Bulgarians, were arrested on suspicion of human trafficking.