Border guards stopped Syrians with a child


State Border Guard Service of Ukraine continues implementing system measures on unlawful activities suspension at the state border of Ukraine, especially, connected with smuggling of illegal migrants to EU. Thus, in the frames of special operation “Border-2017” the border guards of BD “Rava-Ruska”, Lviv Detachment detected a man and woman due to available operative information and night vision device, who planned to cross the state border with a minor child. Starting immediatedly to the specified place of violation, border guards stopped the the foreigners 800 m before the state border. Detainees did not have any documents, and according to their words, they were the citizens of Syria and intended to get to one of the countries of European Union. The foreigners took a child (born in 2012). So far, the Syrian citizens were taken to Border Department to clarify the circumstances and drawing up administrative documents.