Border guards of Ukraine and Slovakia jointly detained illegal migrants in Transcarpathia


picIn a result of operative exchange of information and conducted joint actions, border guards of Ukraine and Slovakia prevented an attempt of illegal migrants to cross the state border in unlawful way. The border guards of BS “V.Bereznyi” of Chop Detachment received information from a local resident about the movement of two unfamiliar persons towards the state border. Aiming to exclude unlawful activity, the staff of State Border Guards Service started immediately to the place of possible violation commencing joint patrolling with Slovakian Border Police along the line of the state border.

In a result of joint actions the law enforcement agents of two countries apprehended 2 persons without documents, who introduced themselves as migrants from Armenia. Further verification goes on.