Number of illegal migrants in Transcarpathia has increased this year


During six months of the current year in comparison with analogous period of the last year, the number of attempts of illegal cross of the state border has decreased in 33 % and the number of detained illegal migrants has increased in 24%.  

Mukachevo Border Detachment has summed up the work for six months of the year 2012. In spite of complicated dynamic situation formed in the course of the indicated period, Mukachevo border guards have implemented their tasks.

The main efforts of Border Detachment were concentrated upon – providing with safe security of the border, improvement of qualitative parameters of the service of border security, counteraction to channels of illegal migration and strengthening of counteraction to smuggling activities.

Generally, 52 illegal migrants were apprehended during the reporting period. Last week, 42 illegal migrants were detained for the similar period.