Pros­e­cu­tor pro­poses life terms for five sus­pects

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A Pi­raeus pros­e­cu­tor yes­ter­day rec­om­mended life sen­tences for five sus­pects im­pli­cated in the Noor 1 heroin smug­gling af­fair. The pros­e­cu­tor is seek­ing life in pri­son plus an ad­di­tional 10 years and a 1-mil­lion-euro fine for Makis Yian­nousakis, the for­mer owner of the Noor 1 cargo ship, and Gior­gos Bour­dou­valis, the agent. Three Turk­ish de­fen­dants should be handed life in pri­son plus 10 years and a 500,000-euro fine, ac­cord­ing to the pros­e­cu­tor. The pros­e­cu­tor called for sen­tences rang­ing from 10 to 20 years for an­other nine de­fen­dants.The sen­tences are to be an­nounced on August 2. Out of 32 peo­ple im­pli­cated in the Noor 1 af­fair, 18 were ex­on­er­ated.

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