Bulgaria blocks all illegal immigration on border
Bulgaria blocked all illegal immigration on the border where illegal immigrants pass from Turkey to Bulgaria, said Bulgarian Secretary General of Interior Ministry Svetlozar Lazarov on Sunday.
Speaking on Bulgarian National Radio, Lazarov emphasized that they prevented 100 illegal immigrants through police forces on the border.
"We inhibited entrance of 77 people to Bulgaria, also observing 9 other people. 9 people were detained by Turkey through Bulgaria's informing. We are waiting for Turkey to pick up 40 illegal immigrants right now," said Lazarov.
Lazarov also noted that he expects a decrease in the number of illegal immigrants, stressing that Bulgaria will prevent all illegal immigration on the Turkish-Bulgarian border from now on.
He also added that Bulgaria will handle necessary legal regulations in order to prevent any problem within defection camps regarding human rights.
"If there won't be any legal problems, we won't worry about this issue," noted Lazarov.
Last Modified: 2013-11-11 08:23:15
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