Hungary has dispatched new police contingents to help local forces patrol the border regions in Serbia and North Macedonia, the national police said on Tuesday.
The national police headquarters has sent a 30-strong contingent to North Macedonia and a 20-member unit to Serbia, ORFK said on police.hu.
The police officers will be tasked with patrolling the two countries’ borders and helping to arrest people smugglers and illegal migrants, ORFK said.
Some of the Hungarian officers will be posted in the inner parts of the two countries.
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