A complete of 1500 unlawful immigrants tried to cross the Greek border on September 21, the Minister of Citizen Safety Takis Theodorikakos has revealed.
On this regard, the Minister stated that Greece is successfully countering the continual try of the Turks to instrumentalize the immigrants, SchengenVisaInfo.com studies.
“It’s clear that there’s an organized plan on the a part of Türkiye. Most often, they’re dropped at our border by Turkish gendarmerie autos. At the moment, this menace, and this plan, has not taken the type of February and March 2020, however we’re intently monitoring the state of affairs to stop the slightest prevalence,” he additionally famous.
Minister Theodorikakos known as on the official opposition to take care of the present state of affairs and present seriousness and accountability.
“Yesterday in Evros was my assembly with my counterpart, the Minister of Public Order and Inside of Bulgaria. Our relationships with Bulgaria are extraordinarily pleasant, and yesterday we agreed that the 2 nations want to affix forces to answer the widespread problem: The instrumentalization of immigrants,” Minister identified.
Because the Minister explains, this problem has nothing to do solely with Greece and Türkiye however with all of Europe and Bulgaria. Based on Minister Theodorikakos, it is mindless for unlawful immigrants to cross from the Turkish border to Bulgaria and from there to return to Greece or vice versa.
On the identical time, he added that for that reason, Greece and Bulgaria determined collectively to construct a entrance towards this case. As well as, throughout the assembly, his Bulgarian counterpart revealed that his nation, like Greece, is considering of enhancing its fence.
Furthermore, Minister Theodrikakos affirmed that Evros shouldn’t be solely a geographical border, however it’s the border between those that respect worldwide regulation and respect human life and people on the opposite aspect who systematically violate worldwide regulation and exploit sad folks. He additionally stated that every one the Greek folks ought to be indebted to the Turkish provocations.
In the beginning of September, Minister Theodorikakos revealed that the Greek Police had caught 154,102 unlawful immigrants for the reason that starting of 2022.
Commenting on this example, he emphasised that Türkiye and the smugglers try a brand new, coordinated invasion of unlawful immigrants in Greece, and for that reason, it has been determined to broaden the fence alongside your entire size of the Greek-Turkish border. On the identical time, he stated that the digital surveillance programs would even be improved.