Few days after 39 migrants were found dead in the United Kingdom, another Forty-one migrants were found alive in a refrigerated truck in Greece on Monday, said police, who arrested the driver.
The migrants, who were origins of Afghanistan, were mostly in good condition. Seven of them were given first aid in hospital, the police said.
“The truck contained men and boys. Identifying their nationality will require a couple of days,” a police source told AFP.
The truck was immobilised by police on the Egnatia motorway between the towns of Xanthi and Komotini.
The driver, a man from Georgia, was arrested.
Another 31 Pakistani migrants were found on Saturday hidden in a lorry on a motorway near the French-Italian border.