44 fugitives apprehended in April
During April 2006, 44 people wanted by law-enforcement agencies of Azerbaijan were apprehended by Azeri Border Guards while trying to cross Azeri border, State Border Guard Service officials told Trend.
Among apprehended trespassers were 10 citizens of IRI, 8 citizens of Azerbaijan, 7of Georgia and 2 of Russia.
22 people were apprehended with fake documents, 5 with others documents, 15 due to lack of documents, 37 without visa and 1 as a suspicious person.
Agents of Border Guard Service keep fighting illegal migration, drug dealing, smuggling and other similar crimes. During their operations, they seized 1,000 USD, 70,030 blocks of cigarettes, 43 items of jewelry, etc.