SSU staff in Transcarpathian oblast disclosed and stopped the unlawful activity of a group of persons, members of which had organized illegal transportation of migrants from the countries of South-East Asia through the state border of Ukraine to the countries of European Union.
On June 25, law enforcement agents detected 6 citizens of Vietnam in the border area of Mukachevo region, Transcarpathian oblast. Three inhabitants of Lviv oblast planned to smuggle illegal migrants beyond the check point. However, their plan failed. The law enforcement agents detained the violators already at the petrol station in the town of Mukachevo.