Three arrested for migrant smuggling

Three arrested for migrant smuggling

Authorities in Rodopi, northern Greece, have arrested three suspects on charges of smuggling migrants in two separate operations.

In the first case, police officers detained a 35-year-old man who was discovered driving a vehicle with Bulgarian plates carrying six undocumented migrants on the Egnatia Highway.

Early on Saturday, two men, aged 56 and 58, were also arrested on the Komotini-Xanthi national road and the Egnatia Highway, respectively, for transporting a total of nine undocumented migrants in their cars.

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