Citizens of Vietnam departed to motherland due to creative cooperation of SMS with IOM


State Migration Service of Ukraine together with Representation of International Organization of Migration assisted in voluntary return to a citizen of Socialistic Republic of Vietnam  to his motherland. On September 5, 2011 the staff of SMS of Ukraine at the support of IOM in  Ukraine  accompanied  4  citizens  of  Vietnam   to  international  airport “Boryspil” and provided them with opportunity to return to motherland voluntary and worthily keeping the right and freedoms and in accordance with European standards.

Mentioned foreigners were detained before on the territory of Ukraine for violation of the rules on stay in Ukraine and then were directed to Temporary Holding Facility (THF) in Volyn region. During the detention, these persons were provided with corresponding condition of residence, medical services, nourishment, opportunity to realize their rights and freedoms in accordance with established legislation.

Thus, in a result of communication with representatives of  PO “Volyn perspectives” being under aegis of IOM render legal aid to detainees. The indicated foreigners expressed their wish to return to the country of origin in the frames of the programme on voluntary return. In connection with this IOM in cooperation of Embassy of Socialistic Republic of Vietnam in Ukraine provided foreigners with travelling documents and bought air tickets to the country of origin.

As it is known, representation of IOM  in Ukraine assists in safe return of migrants in the frames of Programme on voluntary return implemented in the frames of the project financed by EU and Republic of Moldova, Russian Federation and Ukraine: assistance in rendering aid as to voluntary return and reintegration (SIREADA)”.