Trial over deadly migrant shipwreck opens in Greece

By Renee Maltezou
Updated May 21 2024 - 10:35pm, first published 10:33pm
Nine Egyptian men have had charges dropped in Greece over a deadly migrant shipwreck in 2023. (AP PHOTO)
Nine Egyptian men have had charges dropped in Greece over a deadly migrant shipwreck in 2023. (AP PHOTO)

A Greek court has thrown out charges against nine Egyptian men accused of causing a shipwreck that killed hundreds of migrants off Greece, ruling it had no jurisdiction over the case because the disaster was in international waters.

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