The two Bohemia Interactive developers that were detained on espionage charges for photographing near a Greek military base have finally been set free on bail after 128 days and 5,000 Euros each. They have been allowed to return to the Czech Republic but will still be held accountable for the alleged crime at a later date.
“Government’s spokesperson Michal Schuster:
“As a result of repeated dealings, today the Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras informed the Czech Prime Minister Petr Nečas over the telephone that the two Czech arrested by Greek police because of supposed photography of military objects on the island of Lemnos have been released. Petr Nečas expressed appreciation for the efforts of PM Antonis Samaras and thanked him.”
The pair of game developers were arrested by the Greek police due to photography of military objects. According to information from Greek press the two men were monitored since their arrival by the Greek security service who supposedly also contacted Czech security services.”