Over the past month, Ukraine’s State Migration Service, National Police and State Border Guard Service within the “Migrant” operation revealed more than 2400 violators of the migration legislation, as the press office of Ukraine’s Internal Ministry reported.
“The territorial bodies and units of the State Migration Service and National Police revealed and decided on refoulement of 2191 migrants, 196 foreigners were placed in the temporary holding centers for foreigners and stateless persons, 672 were prohibited from entering Ukraine,” the message says.
227 decisions were made on refoulement of the migrants.
Almost 5,500 foreigners and Ukrainians were brought to the administrative proceedings.
Last week, 30 illegal migrants from Vietnam were detained in Kharkiv. They were heading to the European Union states from Russia.