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Slovenian van driver arrested for smuggling 33 migrants

By: J.S., STA

A 22-year-old Slovenian citizen from Kranj has been apprehended after being caught out carrying 33 Pakistani migrants in a van on Monday, the Ljubljana Police Department has said.

Police pulled the van over on the A1 motorway near Vrhnika just south-west of Ljubljana on Monday afternoon, as it was driving in the direction of Koper. On inspecting the vehicle, they found 33 citizens of Pakistan on board. The migrants had crossed the border illegally.


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