Kazakh border guards detain 240 migrants from Uzbekistan
Astana, Kazakhstan, Nov.5
By Daniyar Mukhtarov - Trend:
Around 240 Uzbek citizens who violated the rules of residence in Kazakhstan were detained on the Kazakh-Uzbek border, the border service of the Kazakh National Security Committee said Nov. 5.
"Around 240 Uzbek citizens were detained by the Saryagash frontier group within 24 hours," a statement says. "Among them are migrant workers and those refusing to leave the country on time."
The police were notified about the detention. The detainees will be brought under administrative responsibility.
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