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Three men arrested for holding migrants hostage in Magnisia

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Authorities in Thessaloniki said Wednesday that three men have been arrested for holding 13 undocumented migrants against their will in a warehouse in the agricultural area of Magnisia.

The 27-year-old owner of the building and two men who were guarding it were arrested.

The 13 migrants were being held until the alleged traffickers received payment for their release.