Bulgaria Detains 26 Illegal Migrants on Turkish Border

Society | December 2, 2012, Sunday // 13:35

26 migrants from third countries who have attempted to cross the Turkey-Bulgaria border have been detained during the last 24 hours, reported Bulgarian border authorities.

The first group of 12 persons, comprising 4 men, 1 women and 7 children, were intercepted by a patrol near the village of Kraynovo, outside of the Lesovo crossing point.

A group of 4 four other men, who presented themselves as Palestinians, were detained near Lesovo a bit later.

10 more Palestinians were discovered in a car of the freight train that entered the town of Svilengrad via the Kapitan Andreevo checkpoint.

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