In Ukraine since the beginning of the year found about 1.5 thousand illegal migrants – GMS

В Украине с начала года обнаружили около 1,5 тыс. нелегальных мигрантов, - ГМС

Since the beginning of the year in Ukraine revealed 1412 illegal migrants. About it reports “UNN” with reference to the State migration service of Ukraine.

“For the first quarter of 2016 1412 identified illegal migrants. In respect of 1252 people, the decision on forced return. Expelled forcibly 24 people and denied entry to Ukraine 154 persons”, – stated in the message.

It is also reported that illegal immigrants from 1412 – 474 entered the territory of Ukraine from countries with visa-free regime. In the migration service added that illegal immigrants have been identified under different circumstances.

In particular, 659 people were discovered because of evasion from exit after expiration of the term of stay on the territory of the country. So, 53 people entered the territory of Ukraine without documents proving the identity; 52 people were in Ukraine outside check points.

“29 illegal migrants in 2016 was discovered when staying without documents; and 46 individuals for attempted illegal transit movement; three people were discovered in the attempt of illegal employment in Ukraine”, – stated in the message.

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The SMS said, in the first quarter of 2016, was drawn up 6 259 thousand protocols on administrative offenses under articles 203, 204, 205, 206, Art.

“Upon detection of illegal migrants 30 people were placed in PITI (the temporary stay of foreigners and stateless persons which illegally are in Ukraine, – an edition), 49 people were transferred to bodies of the state border”, – added in the migration service.

As previously reported, according to the International organization for migration, in 2016 Europe awaits the arrival of another 1 million refugees. In 2015 in the Mediterranean sea to Europe reached 1,435 million workers.

Most of the arrivals for the last time on the European continent migrants (91%) are refugees from three countries – Syria, Afghanistan and Iraq. To stop this huge flow of refugees, according to the International organization for migration, only a radical change of the situation in Syria.