Ocnus.Net
News Before Its News
About Us | Ocnus? |

Front Page 
 
 Africa
 
 Analyses
 
 Business
 
 Dark Side
 
 Defence & Arms
 
 Dysfunctions
 
 Editorial
 
 International
 
 Labour
 
 Light Side
 
 Research
Search

Dysfunctions Last Updated: Feb 7, 2024 - 1:43:08 PM


Two Turkish Individuals Arrested in Greece for Alleged Espionage at Naval Base Using Drone
By Dovethelachman, 20/9/23
Sep 20, 2023 - 3:01:23 PM

Email this article
 Printer friendly page

Two Turkish individuals were arrested and testified in Piraeus on espionage charges after being caught using a drone to monitor a naval base in Poros, Greece.  Following a search that extended to the Peloponnese region due to suspicions they fled there, the individuals were located and arrested in a Monemvasia hotel by police and the National Intelligence Service.

Two Turkish individuals were arrested on espionage charges and testified to a Piraeus investigator. They were caught monitoring a naval base in Poros using a drone. Authorities are currently scrutinizing the materials they possessed, suspecting they filmed other military facilities. The suspects had arrived in Poros on large-capacity BMW motorcycles.

The drone operation was noticed last Saturday, initiating a search for the individuals identified as Turkish citizens. They had booked a hotel room under the name M.T. and initiated the drone flight over the Poros naval base [map] without specifying a target. The drone was airborne around 7 a.m., recording for approximately 10 minutes. The activities of the suspects in the subsequent three hours remain unclear.

Following the identification of the suspects, authorities launched a manhunt. The suspects had departed towards Galata early in the morning. The prosecution initiated an espionage case, issuing search warrants for the individuals believed to be traveling on their distinct motorcycles in the Peloponnese region. The uncertainty surrounding their actions post-departure from Poros adds to the gravity of the case.

The suspects were eventually located and arrested in Monemvasia where they had reserved hotel rooms. The arrest occurred as they entered the hotel restaurant, with the National Intelligence Service participating in the operation. The Public Prosecutor’s Office has taken charge of the case, holding the suspects’ mobile phones and the digital files from the drone for examination. The evaluation of the recorded materials will dictate the subsequent steps in the legal process.


Source:Ocnus.net 2023

Top of Page

Dysfunctions
Latest Headlines
Canada’s failure to act against transnational crime is imperiling US national security
Hiding HIMARS From the Russians
Conservatives Are One Chiefs Win Away From Claiming Taylor Swift Actually Is Joe Biden and That’s Why You’ve Never Seen Them in the Same Place
Russia Faces Spike in Crime and Alcoholism as War Nears Two-Year Mark
What Happened When Trump Wasn’t Allowed to Lie
Is Christianity Marape’s Political Saving Grace in Papua New Guinea?
Remembering Lenin—the First Great Communist Mass Murderer
Returning Veterans of War in Ukraine Greater Threat to Russia Than Afgantsy Ever Were
Russia Evading Technology Sanctions
Gaza Gets Almost No Help From the Muslim World