Almost 2,500 illegal migrants picked up by police on southern border
Budapest, September 8 (MTI) – Police on Monday picked up 2,471 migrants, 660 children among them, who illegally crossed Hungary’s southern border, a police spokesman for Csongrad County said.
The authorities have started immigration proceedings against them.
Across the country, police caught 2,706 people who had crossed the border illegally. Twelve suspected people smugglers were also apprehended, the national police headquarters (ORFK) said on Tuesday.
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