Sunday, 14 February, the Greek authorities announced the arrest near the border with Turkey two «British», carrying in your car more than 10 guns and 20 thousand rounds of ammunition, reports the Associated Press citing a senior source in the security services.
According to the AP, we are talking about young people about 20 years of age, who are British nationals of Iraqi origin. They were detained at night by coastguards near the Greek port city of Alexandroupolis in the northeast of the country.
As specifies RIA Novosti news Agency, the detainees were trailer in which the coast guard were found ammunition and weapons.
The names of the detainees were not listed in a database of terrorists and criminals.
Members of the police Department for combating terrorism the National intelligence Agency were sent to Alexandroupolis for investigation.