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26. January 2015.

Presevo – The customs officers aPresevo railway station found ten citizens of Syria and Algeria who had illegally tried to cross the border with Serbia in order to reach the countries of Western Europe. 

They were discovered by customs officials during their search of the train by the device for measuring the concentration of carbon dioxide, which showed elevated concentrations of the gas,  which indicated the presence of living beings.

The wagon carrying a truck trailer, whose canvas was torn, was opened and ten illegal immigrants from Syria and Algeria where discovered.   

"According to the usual practice, they hid in a wagon of a freight train that run from Greece to Germany”, said the Customs Administration.

The discovered immigrants were handed over to the Border Police for further action. 

Source: “Beta” News Agency and Coordination Body