The court also confirmed convictions for seven other members of the far-left group which is blamed for 23 killings and numerous bombing attacks between 1975 and 2002. Two members serving eight-year sentences were cleared, together with two previously acquitted suspects. The 17-month appeal was held without jurors in a purpose-built court inside a maximum security prison in Athens. Sentences will be announced Monday.
"We should use shock therapy to sober up the Americans. In this case, the Americans will speak about the need to resume dialogue. There is no other option"
The United States is concerned about the current crisis in the relations with Russia and suggests returning to reasonable policies to avoid a nuclear war