Number Of Illegal Immigrants In Bulgaria Grew Significantly In September

Society | October 18, 2014, Saturday // 12:46| Views: | Comments: 9
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Bulgaria: Number Of Illegal Immigrants In Bulgaria Grew Significantly In September Photo: Ventsislav Jekov

The number of illegal immigrants, seeking shelter in Bulgaria grew exponentially in September, shows data of the State Refugee Agency, quoted by Dnevnik.bg.

Only in September 6776 people sought refugee status in Bulgaria. For comparison, the total number for the entire 2013 was 7100.

“The trend started sometime in mid-August and has been picking up speed since,” Vasil Danov of the State Refugee Agency told Dnevnik.bg. “The numbers increased significantly in September and October. The most obvious reason is the civil war in Syria, the Islamic State terror and the withdrawal of NATO forces from Afghanistan.”

According to Danov, the most significant number of illegal immigrants are Syrians, but the Afghans' numbers grow significantly. The refugee centres, in Danov's words, are already packed to capacity and the agency can organise the housing of additional 800 people.

Meanwhile, the agency expects that the numbers of illegal immigrants in Bulgaria will continue rising.

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#9
M. - 10 Jan 2015 // 01:10:36

This crap needs to stop. If the centers' capacity is at 'full', those people should not be allowed inside the country. Period.

#8
HEY RIICHIE - 20 Oct 2014 // 12:14:23

who was threatening the illegals lives in Turkey ??? When these People (Syrians) enter Turkey they are refugees, when they transit Turkey and try to come into Bulgaria they are illegal immigrants at that Point. There is a difference.

#7
Riichie - 19 Oct 2014 // 18:35:08

Seeking refuge in another country if your life is threatened is not illegal!

#6
Alby A - 18 Oct 2014 // 21:31:40

STRANGER then stay in your beloved bulgaria and do not pollute western europe looking for steel and copper.

#5
Alby A - 18 Oct 2014 // 21:27:53

then stay in your beloved bulgaria and do not pollute western europe looking for jobs you will never find.

#4
Vladimir K. - 18 Oct 2014 // 21:21:18

"Stranger", to hell with you! and take your bulgarian scum out of west, russia, ukraine too!

#3
Fester - 18 Oct 2014 // 21:18:22

"Get rid of all the forigners . If they will not move then shoot them . Bulgaria for Bulgarians."

Yane, use your own name when you post.

#2
Stranger - 18 Oct 2014 // 15:25:58

Get rid of all the forigners . If they will not move then shoot them .
Bulgaria for Bulgarians .

#1
FD - 18 Oct 2014 // 14:42:15

Because you're stupid, put electric fences and armed soldiers

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