Iraqi barber was detained at the border on Poland


Late in the evening border guards in Lviv region detained a man trying to cross illegally the border on Poland.  The trespasser was detected with the help of thermal imager by detail of department “Nyzhankovychi”. Detainee did not have any documents. He named himself 32-year-old citizen of Iraq who had been a student of Sumy Polytechnic University since 2007. According to the words of the foreigner he was working up as barber-stylist and had two corresponding Ukrainian diplomas. In order to improve his professional status the barber wanted to get also diplomas in the countries of European Union, however he could not get visa. Thus, he decided to get illegally to Poland. In border area he avoided public places in order not to attract additional attention. Illegal migrant reported that he was walking about 5 hours in the forests and field avoiding the villages. His friend from Belgium had to help him in Poland.