Smuggler left illegal migrants to the mercy of fate nearby Uzhgorod


In the area of BS “Uzhgorod” of Chop Border Detachment border guards detained 4 citizens of Afghanistan. Law enforcement agents detected illegal migrants in the course of searching activities in the side of bypass road of Uzhgorod. Detained men did not have any documents. They introduced themselves as citizens of Afghanistan and confessed that they intended to get to the countries of Europe to improve their life conditions. Besides, it became known that each of them had to pay $ 3000 for their illegal trip. During the journey, accompanied persons took migrants’ documents, mobile phones and advance payment from each of them. However, they were left in the forest and were ordered to wait. Soon, Afghans were apprehended by the border guards.

Border guards are establishing persons involved in illegal trip of the men.