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Serbia at Thessaloniki book fair

BELGRADE - Serbia will take part in the 11th International Book Fair in Thessaloniki May 8-11, the National Library of Serbia has announced.

The fair will bring together around 400 exhibitors, and Israel is the guest of honor. Serbia was the guest of honor at the Thessaloniki fair in 2012.

Search for missing continues after at least 22 die off Samos


A photograph released by the Hellenic Coast Guard shows fishing boats approaching the capsized vessel off the coast of Samos in the eastern Aegean.

At least 22 migrants, including four children, drowned on Monday after two vessels capsized off the eastern Aegean island of Samos, near Turkey, while many more migrants remained unaccounted for by late last night.

Two Migrants Die, Dozens Missing After Vessels Capsize Near Greece

Two migrants have drowned and dozens are reported missing after two vessels capsized in the Aegean Sea, Monday.

Some 65 migrants of different nationalities were trying to reach Greek coast from Turkey by sea. The two small ships have capsized near the Greek island of Samos, the Greek coast-guard announced Monday, cited by Bulgarian Telegraph Agency (BTA).

Five arrests made in Attica over debts to state of some 3 mln euros

Five people owing a total of almost 3 million euros to the state were arrested in Attica on Tuesday.

The former managing director of a company was arrested in Papagou, northeastern Athens, for debts of just over 1 million euros.

A 61-year-old woman, who is the member of a firm’s board, was arrested in Piraeus for debts of more than 834,000 euros.

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