Caucasians tried to slip by the border in Uzhgorod district


BS “Kamyanystya” received information from local inhabitants about appearance of two unfamiliar persons moving towards the border in the suburb of the village Kamyanytsya.

Not loosing time, a reaction group started to that place, which in the distance of3 km from the state border line detected and apprehended two men. When checking their documents it was established that detainees were citizens of Georgia of 1979 and 1980. Arriving to department of BS “Kamyanystya” and carrying out special measure, according to the words of detainees it became known that on August 11 of the current year they came to Ukraine by a regular flight “Tbilisi-Kyiv” through the check point “Boryspil”. Then they settled at their close friend’s home and during two days lived in the capital. After that they took taxi and made their way to Uzhgorod. Hiding a taxi they directed towards the border where they were detained by the officers of Chop Border Detachment. As it was established later, the men intended to cross Ukrainian-Slovakian border illegally and get to the countries of European Union, namely to Greece where as if their close relatives live.

At the present moment detainees are at the detention centre of Chop Border Detachment, their further destiny will be decided by the court.