Tag Archives: Ukraine

Citizen of Ghana with forged Italian document was apprehended at the border

19-08-2018

During the documents verification of the tourists from the bus, one of the passengers presented the travel document of the Italian citizen for passport control. However, the inspector had some doubts about the authenticity of their documents. It was established that the Italian passport was completely fake. The foreigner in this way tried get through Ukraine to one of the EU countries. The traveler confessed to have the citizenship of Ghana.

The offender was detained and taken to the Lviv Border Detachment for clarification of the circumstances in order to initiate an administrative offence under article 204-1 of the Administrative Infringement Code of Ukraine  “Illegal cross or attempt to cross illegally the state border of Ukraine”.

Source: https://dpsu.gov.ua/ua/news/na-kordoni-zatrimali-gromadyanina-gani-z-pidroblenim-italiyskim-dokumentom/

Law enforcers detained 5 Vietnamese who planned to enter the EU in Lviv region

17-08-2018

The activities are conducted to prevent violations of the law on legal status of the foreigners and persons without citizenship, to combat illegal migration and violations of the stay rules for the  foreigners on the territory of Ukraine.

Currently, a complex of practical actions, including joint patrolling, is performed in the controlled border areas and possible areas of illegal activity by the State Border Guard Service jointly with the National Police, State Migration Service of Ukraine and Security Service of Ukraine.

In a result of these actions performance the agents of the Western Regional Unit of SBGS together with the staff of the National Police of Ukraine in Lviv region detected 5 foreigners – citizens of Vietnam.

Preliminary information about that persons, who were preparing for the illegal cross the state border to EU countries in the area of responsibility of Chop Detachment was received by the operative units of the State Border Guard Service.

In the course of data working off the likely offenders were found in one of the hotels in the town of Khodoriv, Zhidachiv district. The foreigner had no any identifying documents. Currently, the law enforcers conduct investigation actions.

Source: https://dpsu.gov.ua/ua/news/pravoohoronci-zatrimali-5-vtnamciv-yaki-planuvali-potrapiti-do-s-na-lvivshchini/

Law enforcers detained illegal migrant in Sumy region

18-08-2018

The law enforcement officers continue to use a range of effective measures to counter illegal migration across the state border of Ukraine.

So, the border guards of Sumy Detachment together with the staff of the National Police in the frame of the joint special border operation “Border-2018” and target preventive actions “Migrant” detained illegal migrants being accompanied of the Ukrainian citizen.

In the course of previously received information from the staff of the Operative ad Searching Units of the SBGS about possible unlawful activity, the joint detail of the BD “Krasnopillya” and Head Department of the National Police in Sumy region nearby the village of Turiya by means of the thermal surveillance device detected and revealed the citizen of Ukraine, who attempted to smuggle the citizen of Azerbaijan from Ukraine to the Russian Federation. Both men did not have any identity documents.

Now, the citizen of Ukraine is established – he was a local inhabitant of one of the villages near the border. The detained offenders were delivered to border unit for carrying out filtration measures and preparation of all necessary administrative and procedural documents.

Source: https://dpsu.gov.ua/ua/news/pravoohoronci-zatrimali-nelegalnogo-migranta-na-sumshchini/

Lebanon with Ukrainian made their way to Slovakia through the Transcarpathian mountains

16-08-2018

The man is from the faraway Lebanon, the woman is Ukrainian. As reported by detainees, they had lied for a while in the West Asia, then in Ukraine. However, they subsequently decided to seek his fortune in the vast Western Europe. The border detail of the BD “Stuzhytsya: stopped the travelers 10 m before the Ukrainian-Slovakian border.

The detainees will be called to administrative responsibility under part 2 of article 204-1 AICU “Illegal cross or attempt to cross illegally the state border of Ukraine”.

Source:https://dpsu.gov.ua/ua/news/livanec-z-ukrainkoyu-do-slovachchini-probiralisya-cherez-gori-zakarpattya/

Ukrainian with optical device and two illegal immigrants from Vietnam were detained by the border guards nearby the border on Hungary

16-08-2018

Border detail of the BD “Horonhlab”, Mukachevo Detachment, noticed a man, who with the help of the optical device observed the state border for border duties. During further operatively-search actions the border guards established that the observer was not lone at the border. As it turned out, two more men tried to get illegally to the neighboring Hungary. The border guards detained all three persons. Two of them had no any documents introoducing themselves as the citizen of Vietnam. The man who accompanied the foreigners had the passport of the citizen of Ukraine.

In order to clarify all the circumstances of the offense and draw up the administrative reports the offenders were taken to the border units. The further destiny of the detainees and the punishment will be determined by the court.

Source: https://dpsu.gov.ua/ua/news/ukraincya-z-optichnim-priladom-ta-dvoh-nelegaliv-iz-vtnamu-prikordonniki-zatrimali-bilya-kordonu-z-ugorshchinoyu/

Four citizens of Turkey were detained in the approaches to the border on Poland

14-08-2018

Four unknown persons, who tried to overcome the barrage fence of the state border, were noticed by the border guards of Mobile Group “Mostyska”. The response team of the BD “Smilnica” apprehended the foreigners 500 meters before the border. The men aged 18 to 40 had passport documents of the Turkish citizens. Also, it was established that the foreigners arrived to the territory of Ukraine in legal way.

Currently, the offenders are held in the special premise of the BD “Smilnytsya”, where the circumstances of their illegal trip are being established. The detainees will have to bear administrative responsibility for their attempt to cross the state border.

Source: https://dpsu.gov.ua/ua/news/chotiroh-gromadyan-turechchini-zatrimano-na-pidstupah-do-kordonu-z-polshcheyu/

Three Iraqis and Iranians failed to give out themselves for citizens of other countries in Boryspil

14-08-2018

When checking in the passengers arrived from Turkey, three UK citizens came for the passport control. However, the inspector had some doubts about the authenticity of their documents. During the detailed check of the passports it was found to be forged. The foreigners in this way tried to get through Ukraine to one of EU countries. The travelers said that they paid for the fake documents about 11 thousand euro and that in fact they were the citizens of Iraq.

The offenders will be returned by a back flight. They are banned to enter the territory of Ukraine for a period of 3 years.

Besides, during verification of the documents of transit passengers, the border guards checked the documents of the citizen of Iran. He travelled to Tegeran by his valid passport document. However, some time later his plans had changed and he decided to try to get to Italy, taking advantage of the passport document of the French citizen. The foreigner did not consider the vigilance of the border guards, who immediately revealed the offense.

The foreigner will also be refunded by a back flight.

Source: https://dpsu.gov.ua/ua/news/u-borispoli-sproba-troh-irakciv-ta-irancya-vidati-sebe-za-gromadyan-inshih-krain-ne-vdalasya/

Unsuccessful trip of Turk to EU

11-08-2018

Border guards of Lviv Detachment detained a foreigner during his attempt to cross illegally the state border of Ukraine.

The border guards of BD “Rava Ruska”, due to the information received in advance from the district inspector, revealed and detained the citizen of Turkey. The man intended to avoid the check point and get to the EU countries. Currentle, the 30-year-old foreigner stay in the border subdivision, where the circumstance of the offence are established.

Source: https://dpsu.gov.ua/ua/news/nevdala-podorozh-turka-do-s/

Five illegal migrants and smuggler from Odesa region were apprehended in the woods nearby Uzhhorod

 27-07-2018

In the coure of preventive operation “Migrant” the illegal migrants were apprehended by the representatives of the Department for Counteraction to Crimes associated with human trafficking together with the policemen of the Uzhhorod response units of Mukchevo Border Detachment and staff of the Migration Service nearby the village of Hluboke in the wood line. Five foreigners (21 to 50 years old) had no any documents. In addition, there was 35-year-old Ukrainian citizen in the car, who had been living in Ukraine for a long time. He is suspected in organization of illegal transportation. Police initated the criminal proceeding as to the fact of the offence. It is planned to transport them to Mukachevo Border Detachment. The investigation goes on.

Source:https://www.0312.ua/news/2109316

Moroccan was escaping the border control to enter the EU got himself to the bus

22-07-2018

The offender was found that night in the checkpoint “Uzhhorod” by the border guards of Chop Detachment.

The man was posing as a passenger on one of the international buses to exit Ukraine. When verifying passport documents the man abruptly pushed the border guards and escaped. The man was planning to cross illegally the border and hiding behind various buildings, made his way outside the checkpoint. Later on he was arrested.

The offender had no any documents, however, called himself as a citizen of Morocco. The border guards found out that the foreigner fot into the secretly when it stopped before border control.

Also it was established that the foreigner had already been detained for the violation of the stay rules withing Ukraine and he border regime.

The citizen of Morocco was delivered to border unit to identify him, circumstances of the offense and to verify the actions. This time he will be liable for his attempt of illegal cross of the state border of Ukraine.

Source:https://dpsu.gov.ua/ua/news/marokkanec-abi-potrapiti-v-s-probravsya-v-avtobus-ta-vtikav-vid-prikordonnogo-kontrolyu/