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Border guards detained citizens of Morocco, Ghana and Belarus near the border with Poland


As it was previously reported, the border guards of the BU “Krakovets” detained two immigrants from North Africa according to the information received from the local residents. The Moroccan citizens, born in 1997 and 1999, were found about 100 meters from the border.

And in the area of BU “Shehyni”, also thanks to the inhabitants of the borderland, the law enforcement officers detained two citizens of Ghana. The man and woman were walking to Poland bypassing the checkpoint. The man had his passport with a mark of temporary residence permit, the woman was undocumented, she had only a pass from one of the Ukrainian universities.

In addition, the soldiers of the “Shegini” Department detained a citizen of the Republic of Belarus near the place of the previous detention on the outskirts of the border. The man had also hopes to bypass the checkpoint and illegally cross the Ukrainian-Polish border.

In respect of all detainees, the documents have been drawn up on administrative offences for their attempt to cross illegally the state border of Ukraine. The decision will be made by the court.

Source: https://dpsu.gov.ua/ua/news/prikordonniki-zatrimali-bilya-kordonu-z-polshcheyu-gromadyan-marokko-ganni-ta-bilorusi/

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


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.


Four illegal immigrants from Bangladesh and Myanmar were hiding among the sunflower plantings


A group of illegal immigrants from South-Eastern Asia were detained in Lviv by the officers of the State Border Guard Service in the framework of the joint special border operation “Border-2018”. It was managed to expose the intentions of the offenders due to the cooperation with the border guards of Poland.

The Polish colleagues with the help of technical means recorded in the night the appearance of the unknown persons near the Ukrainian-Polish border, and the border guards of the Western Regional Department immediately organized a search of the violators.

Soon the cynologists with the service dogs found the tracks of possible offenders. However, they failed to detain them immediately as the illegal immigrants were hiding among plantings of sunflower.

In order to prevent violations at the state border the officers of the operational units used the reserves of the several neighboring units of the Lviv Border Detachment.

As a result, 3 Bangladesh citizens and 1 citizen of Myanmar were revealed and detained 500 metres from the border. The foreigners reported that they intended to bypass the checkpoint to get into the EU.

The detainees were taken to the unit to clarify the circumstances of the offense and draw up administrative documents. So far, the filtration events go on.

Source: https://dpsu.gov.ua/ua/news/%20video%20-4-nelegaliv-z-bangladesh-ta-myanmi-hovalisya-sered-nasadzhen-sonyashnika/

Group of illegal migrants from India was apprehended at Ukrainian-Polish border


The border guards of BD “Shegeni” detained three citizens of India attempting to cross illegally the state border at night. The unknown persons were revealed by means of the infrared thermal imager, who were travelling in the outskirts of the village in the direction to the state border. According to the words of the detainees they were the citizens of India. The men had no any identifying documents. So far, the foreigners are detained in administrative order and appropriate protocols are prepared.


Three illegal migrants from India were detained at the border on Poland


Information about three foreigners’ motion toward the border was reported to the officers of the BD “Shegeni” by the local residents. Not wasting time, the law enforcers started to the place of possible stay of the offenders. The persons intending to walk beyond the check point aiming to cross the Ukrainian-Polish border were detained. They were the citizens of India, two men and a woman, YOB 1989, 1996 and 1975.

The protocols as to the offenders were drawn up under the Part 2 Article 204-1 of Administrative Infringement Code of Ukraine “Illegal cross or attempt to cross illegally the state border of Ukraine”.