Illegal migrants from Georgia were apprehended in Uzhgorod 50 m before the state border


The officers of Chop BD detained two citizens if Georgia in the area of BS “Uzhgorod” who tried to get to Slovakia beyond the check point. In the morning of August 6 border detail noticed the movement of two unfamiliar persons who were moving towards the state border. Observing the strangers and passing information to border department a reaction group started and detained them50 m before the line of the state border – two men having no documents. The Georgian citizens intending to cross Ukrainian-Slovakian border aimed at employment in the countries of European Union. The detainees are arrested just in accordance with Article 204-1 Part 2 of CCU, namely: – Illegal cross or attempt to cross the state border of Ukraine illegally and are now in the temporary detention centre of Chop Border Detachment.

The future destiny of detainees will be decided by the court.