Group of Asians was detained nearby Slovakian border


Information on offenders stay was given to the border guards by local residents. The district inspector of the BU “Stuzhytsia” reported that there were three men of Asian appearence at the railway station “Zhornava”. The response team, which immediately started to verify the information, soon discovered a group of illegal immigrants without documents in this locality.

The Asians, who introduced themselves as the citizens of Afghanistan, were detained and taken to the Temporary Detention Facility of Chop Detachment. Upon clarifying the circumstances of the offence and identification of all three they will be brought to administrative responsibility under Part 2 Article 204-1 of AICU “Illegal cross or attempt to cross illegally the state border of Ukraine”.