Turkish authorities arrest 27 irregular migrants


On Sunday, Turkish gendarmerie forces arrested 27 irregular migrants in the northwestern province of Kocaeli.

Security sources said that gendarmerie forces discovered 27 irregular migrants in a vehicle in the area.


The sources added that the migrants entered the country in an irregular manner, and 18 of them hold the citizenship of Afghanistan, 8 of Syria, and 5 of Iran.

It confirmed that the migrants were sent to the Migration Department in Kocaeli to complete legal procedures against them.