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Greek court rejects extradition of Turkish coup fugitives

16 Mar 2018

ATHENS A Greek court on Friday dismissed a Turkish demand for the handover of eight Turkish soldiers accused by Ankara of having played a direct role in the abortive coup against President Tayyip Erdogan in 2016.

Greece explores if Turkish soldiers can be tried in Greece

04 Jan 2018

ATHENS Athens is exploring whether eight Turkish soldiers who fled to the country after a failed coup attempt against Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan can be tried in Greece, Justice Minister Stavros Kontonis said on Thursday.

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