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Syrian man found hanged at Piraeus passenger ferry terminal

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Police and Coast Guard officers in the port of Piraeus were on Monday investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of an undocumented migrant found hanged from a kiosk near a passenger ferry terminal.

The gruesome sight was first seen by a passer-by who alerted the authorities.

According to sources, the man was a 25-year-old Syrian refugee.

No further details were available about his presence at the port nor the reasons for his apparent suicide.