Smuggler was arrested in Kyiv


Law enforcement agents in Kyiv detained the organizer of illegal transportation of the group of illegal migrants from Sri Lanka through Ukrainian-Hungarian border. The other malefactor, his accomplice, has not been found yet. It was reported by the deputy secretary of State Border Service of Ukraine Pavel Shysholi at the press-conference in “Ukrinform”.

As it was reported before, on March 14, border guards in Transcarpathia apprehended three illegal migrants from Sri Lanka escaping to one of EU countries. The workers of Border Service delivered the migrants in hands to the department, the men were in the state of overcooling. On the way one of them even died.

According to the words of the official, since the beginning of the year 122 illegal migrants were detained less in comparison with analogous period of the past year. In such a way, a tendency is kept in decrease of migration flows through Ukraine.