Police found residence of around 100 illegal immigrants in Kyiv, as the press office of Internal Ministry reported on Facebook.
“98 people were found, all of them are foreigners, in a room located on the territory of a automobile garage cooperative,” the message says.
The migrant were taken to the Desnianskyi Police Department to determine personal data, documents and the way they came to Ukraine and the individuals who helped them.
32 immigrants did not have any documents, which would give the right of residence in Ukraine.
The immigrants came from Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Tadjikistan, Uzbekistan and Russia.
It was determined that all of them came to Kyiv from Russia bypassing the official checkpoints through the Ukraine’s border. Every illegal immigrant paid $3-5 thousand to their countrymen, who helped them to get into the country.
Earlier, SBU Counterintelligence Division in Sumy region along with the Prosecutor’s Office reveled and stopped the activity of a group, which conducted an illegal transportation of immigrant from the Middle East and Central Asia to European states.