Four Afghans with one-year-old girl were apprehended nearby the border on Slovakia


In the frames of conducted actions aimed at counteraction to illegal migration, border guards of Chop Detachment apprehended a group of illegal migrants that traveled to the countries of European Union. In the evening, border guards of BS “Palad Komarivtsi” securing the area of Ukrainian-Slovakian border detected some persons with the help of mobile thermal imager, who were moving in the direction of Slovakia. In some minutes, unfamiliar persons were detained in the distance of 100 m before the border. There were four “tourists” – two men, one woman and a girl of almost 1 year old. As it happens in such cases, detainees did not have any documents and informed the border guards that they were the citizens of Afghanistan. The goal of their trip was European Union. Detainees were delivered to subdivision in order to establish the circumstances of the infringement and process administrative and procedural documents. Decision on responsibility before the law and further destiny of the violators will be decide by the court.