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Greek trial of volunteer migrant rescuers resumes

Beaumont Enterprise 13 Jan 2023
Their lawyers have objected to the procedures followed by the prosecution, which could lead to the court on the island of Lesbos ordering prosecutors to refile the case ... The sisters’ story was made into a Netflix movie.

Greek court rejects charges against aid workers

Midland Daily News 13 Jan 2023
The case, in which 24 people - 17 foreigners and seven Greeks - were charged over their work with migrants newly arriving on Lesbos, has drawn widespread criticism from human rights organizations ... The sisters’ story was made into a Netflix movie.

Long-awaited trial of 24 aid workers accused of espionage starts in Lesbos

The Guardian 13 Jan 2023
... recent Netflix movie, The Swimmers , was the talk of Lesbos this week as the long-awaited trial of 24 aid workers accused of espionage, got underway on the island.

Smuggling trial begins for aid workers over migrant rescue efforts in Greece

Belfast Telegraph 10 Jan 2023
The trial, being held on the Greek island of Lesbos, began on Tuesday and was later adjourned until Friday ... The sisters’ story was made into a Netflix movie. Sean Binder arrives at the court in Lesbos (Panagiotis Balaskas/AP).
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