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All hopes of 14 illegal migrants from Transcarpathia were taken away in Slovakia

27-07-2018

Persons, involved in organization of the illegal trip for the undocumented foreigners, are wanted; however, the Police knows the circle of persons, who may be connected with this smuggling. The border guards informed the Police about the border cross by 14 illegal migrants. They were already stopped on another side of the border by Slovakian border guards. It had already been established that the violators got to the neighboring country through the border in Transcarpathia. The Slovakian Border Police detained the migrants. Currently, the issue is under consideration as their return in the frames of readmission to Ukraine, where they will be placed to the Temporary Holding Facility for the Migrants.

Source:https://ua-reporter.com/news/v-slovakii-ubili-vse-nadezhdy-14-nelegalov-iz-zakarpatya

“Border-2018”: more than 1000 potential migrants are revealed during 4 months

24-07-2018

In the course of 4 months of the operaton the staff of State Border Guard Service together with the representatives of other interacting agencies apprehended 175 illegal migrants, did not pass more than 1000 potential migrants through the state border and revealed more than 2 000 offenders of the state border and fronties regime.

It will be recalled that operation “Border-2018” is performed at the initiative and under the supervision of the SBGS. It is focused on decreasing the level of unlawful activity at the border, including counteraction to illegal migration, illegal transportation of goods, etc. Together with the subdivisions of Border Deparmtent there are also involved other representatives of counteraction structures, AFU and border departments of the neighboring countries, in particular, Poland, Slovakia, Hungary, Romania and Moldova, and international organizations, namely FRONTEX, EUBAM, INTERPOL, EUROPOL.

Source:https://dpsu.gov.ua/ua/news/kordon-2018-za-4-misyaci-viyavleno-ponad-1000-potenciynih-migrantiv-ta-vilucheno-bilshe-105-milyona-pachok-sigaret/

Illegal migrants from Sri Lanka and Bangladesh were apprehended in Lviv region

17-07-2018

When receiving information from the local residents about appearance of unknown persons, the border guards of Lviv Detachment stopped two cars for inspection in the suburb of the village Shabelna.  There were 9 persons inside the vehicle, including also those of Asian appearance. After documents check the border guards established that 5 persons were the citizens of Ukraine and other persons had no any documents and were probably the migrants from other countries. One of them was the citizen of Bangladesh, who had the Certificate on appeal for protection in Ukraine, three other men introduced themselves as the citizens of Sri Lanka.  All detainees were delivered to the Border Department for clarification of all circumstances of the infringement. Administrative-procedural documents were prepared as to the foreigners. So far, their participation in unlawful activities connected with illegal transportation of persons through the state border is under establishment.

Source: https://dpsu.gov.ua/ua/news/nelegaliv-z-shri-lanki-ta-bangladesh-prikordonniki-zatrimali-na-lvivshchini/

Four illegal migrants were detained at the border

16-07-2018

The staff of BD “Nyzhankovychi”, Ukrainian-Polish border, detained three Iraqi citizens without documents. The law enforcers revealed the officers due to the available information received from local residents. As it was established the citizens arrived to Ukraine legally, but aimed to continue the journey to Europe in illegal way. The decision in the case concerning the attempts to cross illegally the state border of Ukraine will be made in the court.

Also at the checkpoint “Krakovets” during the border control the border guards detained the foreigner personating himself as another citizen. During the documents verification of the passengers from the minibus the inspector’s attention has been attracted by the passport of the Turkish citizen. The law enforcer established the significant differences in the man’s appearance and image in the document. Soon, the man confirmed that this passport document did not belong to him. Now, the man will have to answer before court for his attempt to cross illegally the border of Ukraine.

Source: https://dpsu.gov.ua/ua/news/na-kordoni-z-polshcheyu-zatrimano-chergovih-nelegaliv/

In Sumy region border guards apprehended illegal migrants from the South-Eastern Asia

16-07-2018

The border guards of Sumy Detachment together with the operative-searching subdivisions of the State Border Guard service of Ukraine apprehended a group of illegal migrants from the South-Eastern Asia and Ukrainians transporting them.

Processing information about possible migrants’ smuggling from Russia to Ukraine in due time the border detail found the minibus «Volkswagen Transporter» of Ukrainian registration. The driver noticing the border guards ignored the legal demands to stop and fled. The pursuit began and soon it was stopped by blocking the pass.  The car was driven by the citizen of Ukraine.

During the prosecution the border guards watched haw the backpacks and clothing were thrown from the car and during the short stop a group of persons ran out of it. The search of unknown persons was performed with the assistance of the search dogs and a thermal observation device. After some time, the border guards detained four persons of Asian appearance without documents, being previously established as the citizens of Bangladesh.

Currently, the filtration actions are performed, the relevant law enforcement agencies are informed on the fact.

For willful failure to comply with lawful orders of a soldier of the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine the administrative materials according to the Article 185-10 of the Administrative Infringement Code of Ukraine were prepared with regard to the 49-year-old driver. In addition, the investigation materials about the criminal offense, were sent to the Investigation Department of National Police in Sumy region, responsibility for which is provided in the Article 332 (Illegal transportation of persons through the state border of Ukraine) of the Criminal Code of Ukraine. The appropriate records are entered into the Unified register of Pre-judicial Investigations.

Source:https://dpsu.gov.ua/ua/news/%20video%20-na-sumshchini-prikordonniki-zatrimali-grupu-nelegalnih-migrantiv-z-pivdenno-shidnoi-azii/

Transcarpathian border guards apprehended illegal migrants from Vietnam accompanied by the Ukrainian

14-07-2018

Three migrants from Vietnam were prevented to get to the EU in Transcarpathia. Information about a possible violation of the border was received by the operational staff of the Western regional department. The area was immediately deployed by the additional border guards.

Almost at midnight the soldiers detected motion of one unknown person near the border, who, noticing police, rushed to escape. During search operations the reaction group soon detained the citizen of Ukraine and 3 citizens of Vietnam. All men had no any documents. However, the Ukrainian tried to escape, but he was stopped by warning shots.

The Slovakian border guards were informed on this point as well as interacting law enforcement agencies.

The detainees are taken to the border units, where they will be identified and called to responsibility for their attempt to cross illegally the state border of Ukraine. In addition, as to the Ukrainian the National Police forwarded a statement about criminal offence under the Article 332 “Illegal trafficking of persons across the state border”. The accomplices of the man are also in the process of establishment.

Source:https://dpsu.gov.ua/ua/news/na-zakarpatti-prikordonniki-zatrimali-nelegaliv-z-vtnamu-ta-ukraincya-yakiy-ih-suprovodzhuvav/

Four illegal migrants were apprehended by the border guards in Uzhhorod

04-07-2018

Four foreigners of Asian appearance were hiding in the private house in one of the central streets of Uzhhorod. Detainees had no any documents, however introduced themselves as the citizens of India. In the course of verification actions it was learned that the foreigners were waiting there for the persons to smuggle them illegally over the border in order to get to one of the EU countries. Currently, the law enforcers establish the persons involved in organization of foreigners’ illegal transportation over the border. According to this fact the criminal proceeding has been initiated under the Article 332 of the Crime Code of Ukraine “Illegal tranportation of persons through the state border of Ukraine’.

Source:https://dpsu.gov.ua/ua/news/chetvero-nelegaliv-zatrimali-prikordonniki-v-uzhgorodi/

Group of migrants from Bangladesh was detained by the border guards of Kharkiv Detachment

02-07-2018

Considering the available operative information about a possible offence at the border four unknown persons were discovered last night by means of the mobile thermal imaging device. Two hundred kilometers before the border the policemen detained the citizens of the Republic of Bangladesh, 1990, 1991, 1994 and 1998 years of birth.

All foreigners will be handed in an established order to the representatives of the National Police.

Source:https://dpsu.gov.ua/ua/news/grupu-migrantiv-z-bangladesh-zatrimali-prikordonniki-harkivskogo-zagonu/

Two illegal immigrants from Iraq were detained in Transcarpathia

02-07-2018

When patrolling, the soldiers of BD “Luzhanka” noticed two unidentified persons moving towards the state border. During the offenders’ apprehension, the citizens of Iraq, Police made a warning shot up.

Currently, the foreigners are taken to the Border Department for performing  filtration and verification actions and preparing the protocols on detection of the crime signs under the Part 2 Article 204-1 of AICU “Illegal cross or attempt of illegal cross of the state border of Ukraine”.

Source:https://dpsu.gov.ua/ua/news/dvoh-nelegalnih-migrantiv-z-iraku-zatrimano-na-zakarpatti/

Border guards of Ukraine and Slovakia prevented 3 illegal migrants to get to Europe

23-06-2018

At night, the officers of the BD “Palad-Komarivtsi””, Chop Detachment, stopped two attempts of crossing Ukrainian-Slovakian border. The border patrol, servicing close the populated area in Transcarpathian region, detected two unfamiliar persons by means of thermal imager. as the offenders were in a far way distance to reach them, the border guards had to inform their Slovakian colleagues. Due to operative cooperation, the law enforcers of both countries managed to stop two citizens of Pakistan in due time, who looking for better living conditions intended to get illegally to Europe. Soon, after some searches the border guards detained one more illegal migrant. The young man of Asian appearance walked in the direction of the border. The detainee had no any documents and introduced himself as a citizen of India. The offender was delivered to Border Guard Department to undergo filtration procedures and drawing up appropriate procedural documents. Detained Pakistani will be handed to Ukrainian side in order of readmission. Upon their identification the court will make decision on the destiny of three illegal migrants.

Source: https://dpsu.gov.ua/ua/news/prikordonniki-ukraini-ta-slovachchini-zavadili-3-nelegalam-probratisya-u-vropu/