Tag Archives: Ukraine

Illegal migrants from India were apprehended at the border on Slovakia

21-09-2018

The agents of the Western Regional Department of the SBGS provided the border guards with the information about foreigners’ stay in the suburb of village Onokivtsi, Uzhhorod district. Reaction group started to the place immediately. The unknown persons were found and detained a kilometer before the state border. Both men had passport documents of the Indian citizens. In the course of the verification measures it was managed to establish that the foreigners intended to get to Slovakia beyond the check points. The citizens of India are brought to administrative responsibility under Part 2 Article 204-1 of the AICU “Illegal cross or attempt to cross the state border of Ukraine”.

Source: https://dpsu.gov.ua/ua/news/nelegaliv-z-indii-zatrimali-na-kordoni-zi-slovachchinoyu/

Border guards detected seven undocumented citizens of Bangladesh and Nigeria in the suburb of Odesa

11-09-2018

The staff of operational units of the Southern Regional Administration of State Border Guard Service together with representatives of the Odessa Border Detachment in the suburbs of Odessa, conducted a complex of actions directed on available information verification as for illegal stay of the foreigners on the territory of Ukraine.

Thus, in one of the settlements of Ovidiopol district, Odessa region, a group of illegal migrants in number of 7 persons was revealed. They had no any documents. Four of them introduced as the citizens of Bangladesh, and three – citizens of Nigeria. According to available preliminary information, it was established that they illegally arrived to the territory of Ukraine from the Russian Federation and were staying in the country violating the applicable immigration laws.

In the course of the interview it became known that some of them arrived to Russia this summer under the guise of the football fans and intended in future to enter illegally through Ukrainian territory to the EU countries for employment.

Administrative protocols are drafted as for the detained migrants, identification actions are performed aiming in their further expell beyound the territory of Ukraine.

Source: https://dpsu.gov.ua/ua/news/u-peredmisti-odesi-prikordonniki-viyavili-semero-gromadyan-bangladesh-ta-nigerii-bez-dokumentiv/

State Border Guard Service completed targeted preventive measures in the framework of operation “Migrant”

11-09-2018

In the period from July 26 until August 31 of this year, the  units of the Border Agencies togather with the interacting authorities ceased 3.4 thousand administrative offences committed by foreigners and persons without citizenship. They caught during the target operation “Migrant” being performed in this period. In addition, the employees of the State Migration Service and National Police also took part in it.

Note that during the month the officers of the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine brought to administrative responsibility more than 3 thousand offenders being imposed with the fines totaling more than 8.2 million UAH. A significant number of foreigners, more than 90% were prosecuted under Part 2 Article 203 of the AICU “Violation of foreigners and stateless persons the rules of stay in Ukraine and transit travel via the territory of Ukraine”.

Besides, the border guards refused about 2 thousands of potential offenders a thousand foreigners in entering the country, 101 offenders were forcibly returned to their country and 24 persons were expelled. Fifty persons were placed to the Temporary Residence Facility and 52 persons are hold in the places of Temporary Detention Facilities of SBGSU. Also the activity of the criminal group consisting of 5 persons was suppressed, 4 organizers and 4 accomplices of illegal migration were detained, the Investigation Unit of the National Police received 15  notifications about detected signs of the criminal offenses.

Source: https://dpsu.gov.ua/ua/news/derzhprikordonsluzhba-zavershila-cilovi-profilaktichni-zahodi-v-ramkah-operacii-migrant/

Illegal migrant from Turkey was detained at Polish border

06-09-2018

State Border Guard Service in the frames of special joint operation “border-2018”, which has been started from April 10 and will continue to November 30, strengthens efforts to counteract illegal activity at the state border.

The border guards of BU “Rava-Ruska” revealed and detained a foreigner during his attempt to cross the state border of Ukraine. The citizen of Turkey, YOB 1980, confessed in his intention to get to the EU countries bypassing the check point. Currently, the man is the border unit, where he is identified and all circumstances of violation are established.

Source: https://dpsu.gov.ua/ua/news/na-kordoni-z-polshcheyu-zatrimali-nelegala-z-turechchini-/

Border guards apprehended three persons for attempt to cross the border in Lviv region

05-09-2018

Local inhabitants informed the border guards of Mostyska Detachment about appearance of some unknown persons nearby the state border. Verifying information the border detail started to the place immediately. Soon, the officers detained three violator 50 m before the border – the citizens of Ukraine, China and Kyrgyzstan, who bypassing the check point planned to cross the Ukrainian-Polish border. The offenders will be called to administrative responsibility under article 204-1 of the AICU, they were delivered to the border unit. Currently, the law enforcers establish all circumstances of the offence.

Source:https://dpsu.gov.ua/ua/news/na-lvivshchini-prikordonniki-zatrimali-troh-osib-za-sprobu-nezakonnogo-peretinu-kordonu/

Turk and two Azerbaijaniы attempted illegally to get to Poland

04-09-2018

In the evening borer detail of the Border Unit “Smilnytsya” noticed the motion of a group of unknown persons 50 m before the border. the law enforcers started searches of possible offenders and soon they detained two foreigners – citizens of Turkey and Azerbaijan. At dawn, the border guards found one more Azerbaijani. It was established that all foreigners arrived to Ukraine in legal way in the end of August by sea, however, they wished to continue their trip to the EU countries illegally. They are threatened with a fine for the sum of 8500 to 13600 UAH or administrative arrest for the term of ten to fifteen days for attempt to cross the state border of Ukraine.

Source:https://dpsu.gov.ua/ua/news/ukrainec-turok-ta-dvo-azerbaydzhanciv-namagalis-nezakonno-potrapiti-do-polshchi/

Border guards detained three Cameroons at the Polish border

27-08-2018

Reaction group of the BD “Sheheni”, Mostyska Detachment, detained three illegal migrants at the approaches to the state border. In the course of verification actions it was established that the seekers of “better life” arrived from Cameroon. Currently, the offenders are detained in the special premise of the Border Unit, where the circumstances of ther illegal trip are investigated. Detainees will have to bear administrative responsibility for the attempt to cross the state border of Ukraine.

Source:https://dpsu.gov.ua/ua/news/na-kordoni-z-polshcheyu-prikordonniki-zatrimali-troh-kamerunciv/

Transcarpathian law enforcers detained 6 illegal immigrants

26-08-2018

The staff of State Border Guard Service together with the law enforcement agencies conduct the events on counteraction to illegal movement by the illegal migrants across the state border.

Thus, in the framework of the joint special border operation “BORDER-2018” and the target preventive measures “Migrant”, inter-agency group, consisting of operational staff of the State Border Guard Service, representatives of the National Police and the State Migration Service, on the highway “Kyiv-Chop” on the outskirts of the village Velyki Lazy in Transcarpathian  region stopped the van “OPEL ZAFIRA” of Polish registration driven by the citizen of the Russian Federation, in which he was transporting 6 undocumented persons, who introduced themselves as the citizens of Afghanistan.

The detained persons were delivered to the Border Unit “Uzhhorod” aiming to conduct filtration and verification actions. During interview the foreigners reported about their plans on getting the EU countries beyond the check points.

The RF citizen was arrested under the Art. 208 of the Crime Code of Ukraine (Detention by an authorized official) by the representatives of the National Police in the Transcarpathian region.

Source:https://dpsu.gov.ua/ua/news/na-zakarpatti-pravoohoronci-zatrimali-6-nezakonnih-migrantiv/

Border guards in Sumy region apprehended three Cubans illegally arrived to Ukraine from the territory of the Russian Federation

25-08-2018

Realizing information of the operational units, the border detail patrol detained three foreigners on the road between the villages Bars and Bunyakyno, Putivl district . The persons had ID cards of the citizens of the Republic of Cuba.

Previously it was established that the offenders arrived to the territory of Ukraine illegally outside the check points crossing the Russian-Ukrainian border swimming it across the Seim river.

Currently, the offenders are delivered to the Border Unit “Bilopillya” for drawing up administrative materials. The relevant law enforcement agencies are informed.

Source: https://dpsu.gov.ua/ua/news/na-sumshchini-prikordonniki-zatrimali-troh-kubinciv-yaki-nezakonno-potrapili-do-ukraini-z-teritorii-rf/

Seven foreign offenders were apprehended by the border guards and interacting agencies during the day

22-08-2018

In order counteract illegal migration and violation of the stay rules by the foreigners within the territory of Ukraine a complex of practical events are planned in some regions of the country. Joint servicing of the border guards together with other interacting agencies are organized in the areas of possible unlawful actions.

The previous day, the agents of the Border Department together with the staff of Mohyliv-Podilks, Ismail, Kherson, Mostysk Detachments and representatives of National Police and State Mgration Service detained 7 foreigners in the frames of above mentioned preventive measures.

These were – the citizen of Jordan and frou persons from Azerbaijan, who violated the stay term on the territory of Ukraine, the citizen of Armenian, who had forged stamps on border cross, and the citizen of Cameroon having no any documents. The appropriate materials were drawn up as to the violators under the Ukrainian legislation in force.

In total, since the beginning of the operation “Migrant” the staff of SBGSU prepared more than 1240 protocols only for the foreigners’ offence and stateless persons violating the stay rules in Ukraine and transit trip through the territory of Ukraine. in addition, the violators of the Ukrainian legislation were fined for the sum of 11.1 mln UAH.

Source:https://dpsu.gov.ua/ua/news/semero-porushnikiv-inozemciv-prikordonniki-razom-iz-vzamodiyuchimi-organami-zatrimali-protyagom-dobi-/