Human TraffickingNews

23 migrants found in a hidden compartment

A Bulgarian citizen at the border formalities, on the way out of the country, behind the wheel of a truck registered in Bulgaria. He was carrying veterinary medicines for a UK company, according to the accompanying documents.

Following a thorough inspection of the vehicle 22 citizens from Turkey and Syria were found hidden in the cargo compartment.

Another case was registered at the Nădlac II Border Crossing Point, Arad County, where the Arad border police officers carried out a detailed control of a road complex, led by a German citizen. According to the documents accompanying the goods, he was transporting car parts on the route from Romania – to Germany.

During the checks, the border guards discovered, hidden on the rear axle of the semi-trailer, a person. In our research, our colleagues established that the person in question is a 26-year-old Moroccan citizen seeking asylum in our country.