Illegal migrants were detained in Transcarpathia


Border guards of Chop Detachment were detaining illegal migrants from Georgia and Somalia during some days.

Receiving operative information about appearance of unknown persons nearby the border, law enforcement agents detained “travellers”. Citizen of Georgia was apprehended in the area of BS “Novoselytsya”, two citizens of Somalia were stopped by border detail “Velykyi Bereznyi”, one more citizen of Somalia and two citizens of Eritrea were detected by the military men of BS “Stuzhytsya”. During the realization of filtration measures it was established that all detainees intended to cross illegally the state border of Ukraine to Slovakian Republic.

Besides, border guards of BS “Velykyi Bereznyi” detained six more citizens of Somalia. Three men and three women also wanted to get over the border.

All detainees were delivered to departments of Border Service in order to establish the circumstances of infringement and to draw up administrative and procedural document.