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Police Apprehend People Smuggler in Southern Hungary

MTI-Hungary Today 2020.10.05.

Southern Hungary’s police stopped a car with Slovak plates whose driver had crammed 17 illegal migrants in the vehicle in the early hours on Monday, police told wire service MTI.

The passangers said they were Afghan, Yemeni, Indian, and Syrian and Iraqi nationals.

A few hours later police apprehended two more groups, one with 21 Syrian, Yemeni, Indian, and Afghan nationals, and another of 14 Afghan men.

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The illegal migrants were escorted back to the border, while the smuggler is facing legal proceedings.