Smuggling of emigrants continues, police arrest 20 people

Smuggling of emigrants continues, police arrest 20 people

Skopje, 9 June 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency

By Naser Pajaziti

Smuggling of illegal emigrants continues in FYROM. Ministry of Interior said that in the past 24 hours, around 20 emigrants from Syria, Iraq and other African countries have been stopped. 17 Syrian emigrants were stopped near the city of Strumica, as they were being transported by three private vehicles registered in Skopje.

The Ministry of Interior declared that this group of smugglers had been dealing in the smuggling of emigrants from Greece to the northern Serb border for a long time. /balkaneu.com/