The Migration Service of Transcarpathia analyzed the situation with "migrants"
25 illegal immigrants were caught by Transcarpathian Migration Service officers in cooperation with the police and border guards during the operation codenamed "Migrant" conducted between 10 and 24 of March. The results of the targeted measures to prevent and fight illegal migration and other violations of the legislation of Ukraine in the field of migration were analyzed at the meeting in the Main Office of State Migration Service of Ukraine in Transcarpathian region.
Currently, almost 3 and a half thousand foreigners live in the region permanently or temporarily. Administrative charges for violations of rules of stay in Ukraine were brought against 68 foreign nationals and 32 Transcarpathians that invited foreigners and gave them shelter.
During the execution of the operation, the migrant service officers adopted 13 decisions on deportation of foreigners to their countries of origin, 3 of those were banned from entering the country.
Summing up the meeting, the Head of the Main Office of of the SMS of Ukraine in the region Igor Mykhailyshyn stressed that activities to combat illegal migration and ensure migration law compliance should not be limited to special operations. This issue is a priority and should be under constant control. In addition, only mobilizing the efforts of all services - migration, border, law enforcement - we can achieve tangible results in fighting illegal migration.