Police in Thessaloniki arrested four foreign nationals who were carrying in a truck 15 Afghan illegal immigrants, each of whom had paid 1,500 euros, in a rural region in the prefecture of Larissa.
The migrant smugglers, Bulgarian and Iraqi nationals aged between 29 and 38, used a warning car to accompany the truck that contained the illegal immigrants, among whom was a minor.

Police investigations revealed that the 15 illegal immigrants' final destination were various European countries, mainly Italy.