106 Illegal Immigrants Detained at Bulgarian-Turkish Border, 79 Syrians

Crime | August 30, 2013, Friday // 15:35
Bulgaria: 106 Illegal Immigrants Detained at Bulgarian-Turkish Border, 79 Syrians File photo

A total of 106 illegal immigrants have been detected at the Bulgarian-Turkish “green” border over the last 24 hours, announced from the press center of Bulgarian Interior Ministry.

Those included a total of 79 Syrian nationals.

13 people were from Somalia, 8 from Mali and 6 from Iran.

The groups of illegal immigrants consisted of 55 men, 15 women and 36 children.

Nationals of full age have been temporary detained by officials of Border Directorate of the Bulgarian village of Elhovo, while mothers and the children were accommodated in special facilities.

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