Ten - border "catch" on August 15. Thanks to vigilant people
On August 15, 2015, as part of the activities of the joint border operation, officers of the border guard service department "Kosyno" of the Mukachevo Detachment arrested 10 illegal immigrants who were trying to illegally cross the state border of Ukraine.
Border guards of the Border Guard Service Department "Kosyno" of the Mukachevo Border Guard Detachment received from a local resident of the settlement Popovo the information about 10 unknown individuals looking like illegal immigrants moving towards the state border of Ukraine.
Thanks to this information, 10 people were detected and detained: five Afghan citizens, 1 citizen of Bangladesh and four citizen of Sri Lanka.
Border guards of Mukachevo Border Guard Detachment express their gratitude to local residents for their vigilance and initiative and urge the local population to further cooperate with border guards in the protection of the state border of Ukraine.
Recall that officers of the Mukachevo border guard detachment, in close cooperation with units of the MIA, SSU, SFS, border guard agencies of Hungary and Romania, are carrying out the activities of the joint operation "Frontier-2015".
The operation is aimed at identifying channels of illegal migrant smuggling, the likely routes of their movement, combating smuggling activities at the state border of Ukraine, exposing and compromising the existing channels of illegal activities in the region.