Turkey has officially requested the extradition of eight military officers who fled the country after July’s failed coup, Greek officials said Thursday.

“The demand was received yesterday and sent to the justice ministry,” a diplomatic source told AFP.

The requests will be handed on Friday to state prosecutors for examination, the officers’ lawyer Stavroula Tomara told AFP.

The eight men — two commanders, four captains and two sergeants — requested asylum in Greece after landing a military helicopter in the northern city of Alexandroupoli four days after the attempted government takeover on July 15.

 

AFP

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Nixon Hand
Nixon Hand
2016-08-18 23:52

Turks have no rights in the EU territory >

Georgina Merling
Georgina Merling
2016-08-19 00:47

Who cares what turkey wants

Jonathan Richer
Jonathan Richer
2016-08-19 01:26

Greece doesn’t give a s**t about Turkey lol they hate those fuckers

Alessandro Leoni
Alessandro Leoni
2016-08-19 01:36

… la GRECIA … se Esiste Ancora … Dovrebbe ODIARE la U.E. …. la NATO … e gl’ IMBECILLI che Legittimano sia la U.E. che la NATO ….