Turkish court rejects release of the 2 detained Greek soldiers

Turkish court rejects release of the 2 detained Greek soldiers

The Edirne 2nd Criminal Court of Peace rejected on Wednesday a renewed request by the lawyers of the two Greek soldiers who remain detained in Edirne’s prison.

The Turkish court ordered their the “continued detention” as Anadolu reports, while according to ANA-MPA “The judges made the decision on the grounds that nothing has changed since the two men were initially detained in early March.”

 

On March 2, Turkish authorities detained the two Greek troops after they entered a prohibited (Turkish) military zone in Edirne, which borders Greece…. / IBNA