Border guards detained 3 illegal immigrants from Syria

8 illegal immigrants, 3 among them turned out to be Syrians, were detained during the last days following the joint operation ‘Border 2015’.

14 September 2015 10:57

As the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine reports on its website, the rapid response team of ‘Hertz’ division of Chernovtsy border detachment discovered and detained 2 Pakistanis and 1 Afghan. The trespassers were stopped near the village Ostritsa without any ID documents. According to detainees, the final point of their destination was to be Germany.

Three more trespassers, Syrians, without documents were discovered by the border guards of ‘Kosino’ division (Mukachevo border detachment), by means of thermal imager, 50 meters from the border.

Furthermore, a citizen of Armenia was detained during a search operation by border guards of ‘Velykyi Bereznyi’ division of Chop detachment near borderline yesterday evening.

A citizen of Georgia without ID documents also tried to cross the Ukrainian border between Moldovan settlement Novokotovsk and Ukrainian village Pavlovka, but was detained by ‘Kuchurgan’ division of Belgorol Dniester border detachment.