Police: 4 immigrants found dead in Greece

By ASSOCIATED PRESS
November 23, 2010 22:10

 
X

Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user experience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Report and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew - Ivrit
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later Don't show it again

ATHENS, Greece — Police in western Greece say they have found four men dead in a truck abandoned outside a cemetery.

The bodies were discovered in the vehicle on Tuesday in the western town of Amphilochia, 420 kilometers (260 miles) northwest of Athens. The semitrailer truck had Italian license plates and was loaded with lumber.

Police say they believe the men were illegal immigrants from Iraq but gave no other details.

A state coroner says the men died of suffocation, but that one of the four had died two days after the other three.

Greece is the European Union's busiest transit point for illegal immigrants entering the 27-nation bloc.

Related Content

Breaking news
August 21, 2018
Police to investigate violations during the funeral in Umm el-Fahm

By MAARIV ONLINE