Prosecutor asks for 8 guilty verdicts in Noor 1 drug ship case


A prosecutor in Piraeus on Monday proposed that eight people be found guilty of running the criminal organization that arranged for more than 2 tons of heroin to be smuggled into Greece in 2014 aboard the Noor 1 cargo ship.

The prosecutor, Maria Troupi, also called for the 11 members of the Noor 1’s crew to be found guilty on charges of aiding and abetting the alleged ring members, while proposing that another four defendants be cleared.