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THESSALONIKI, Greece | France joins US, Russia, asks Greece for cybercrime suspect

THESSALONIKI, Greece — France has joined the U.S. and Russia in seeking the extradition from Greece of a Russian cybercrime suspect arrested in northern Greece last summer. Greek authorities say France wants to put Alexander Vinnik on trial for alleged cybercrime, money-laundering, membership of a criminal organization and extortion. The 38-year-old former bitcoin platform operator, … Continue reading THESSALONIKI, Greece | France joins US, Russia, asks Greece for cybercrime suspect

ATHENS, Greece | Greece refuses to extradite slain reporter’s source to Malta

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece’s Supreme Court has rejected a second bid by Malta for the extradition of a Russian whistleblower who helped a murdered Maltese journalist investigate money-laundering in high places. Thursday’s ruling upheld an earlier decision in April by a lower court, which had judged the Maltese extradition request bid vague and irregular. … Continue reading ATHENS, Greece | Greece refuses to extradite slain reporter’s source to Malta

ATHENS, Greece | Greek court hears appeal on Turkish serviceman’s asylum

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece’s supreme court is hearing the government’s appeal against the granting of asylum to one of the eight Turkish servicemen who fled Turkey after the failed military coup in 2016. The serviceman has already been granted asylum, but the courts have suspended the decision following the government appeal. The serviceman was … Continue reading ATHENS, Greece | Greek court hears appeal on Turkish serviceman’s asylum

Top Greek court backs key bailout-linked development project

ATHENS, Greece /February 22, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Greece’s supreme court has approved a large private urban development project on the prime seaside site of the old Athens airport, which is a key element of the country’s bailout program. The decision made public Thursday says that the development at Hellenikon is in accordance with Greece’s constitution … Continue reading Top Greek court backs key bailout-linked development project