Particularly, on January 14, the law enforcers detained three citizens of Turkey in one of the hostels of Lviv. They arrived in the territory of Ukraine illegally from Moldova and wanted to enter the EU countries outside the rule of law.
Besides, the organizer of the illegal transfer was detained, the citizen of Uzbekistan who stayed in the territory of Ukraine with the violation of immigration rules.
“Investigating the chain of the illegal channel, the case officers detained another three citizens of Turkey at the border and on January 16 in Lviv, a citizen of Turkey was detained as he organized the transfer of his countrymen to the EU states,” the message said.
The organizers of the channels of the illegal migration notified on suspicion in the commitment of such crime as illegal transfer of people through the state border of Ukraine.
Earlier, workers of Ukraine's State Border Guard detained a group of illegal migrants in Zakarpattya region, westernmost Ukraine. The incident occurred in Goronglab in Berehove district.