site.btaPolice Detain 58 Illegal Migrants on Trakia Motorway on Christmas Day
Police detained 58 illegal migrants on Trakia motorway on Christmas Day, the Sliven Interior Ministry Regional Directorate said Tuesday.
Fifty-eight men without documents, aged between 13 and 30, who said they were citizens of Afghanistan, were found by Nova Zagora police officers checking a truck with Romanian plates parked on Trakia motorway and driven by a Turkish citizen in the morning on Christmas Day.
The driver was taken in custody in Nova Zagora. The aliens were accommodated in the migrant centre in Lyubimets, Southern Bulgaria.