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23rd November, 2017

Migrants caught in van

Police found 28 illegal migrants in a van in Baranya county Tuesday night.

The migrants claimed to be Pakistani citizens. The 50-year-old driver from Abony was questioned as a suspect in people-smuggling and then detained.

Police also checked the travel documents of 30 other migrants along the M6 motorway. A total of 12 of the 30 people claimed to be Afghans and six Indians, but none of them had any documents.

The migrants without proper documents will be escorted to the security border fence.

Sources regularly consulted, with abbreviations used in text: Népszabadság (N); Magyar Hírlap (MH); Világgazdaság (VG); Napi Gazdaság (NG); Magyar Nemzet (MN); Népszava (Nsz); Kossuth Rádió news (KR); nightly TV news (TV).

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