Turkish authorities have actually as soon as again nabbed many irregular migrants in the border province of Van.
State news company Anadolu reported on Tuesday that 113 Afghans had actually been nabbed. They were taking a trip on foot. The gendarmerie nabbed the Afghans and handed them over to the accountable migration authority.
In view of the advance of the militant Islamist Taliban in Afghanistan, numerous Afghans are presently getting here irregularly in Turkey by means of Iran.
According to quotes by human rights activists, there are more than 1,000 every day.
Videos claiming to reveal big groups crossing the verge on foot were challenged by Deputy Interior Minister Ismail Catakli recently as false and referred to as a justification. There is no unchecked migration, the authorities will avoid it, he ensured.
After the around 3.6 million refugees from Syria, Afghans are the biggest migrant group in Turkey: According to quotes, in between 300,000 and 500,000 reside in the nation.