The federal government stated on Wednesday that Slovakia will briefly set up restrictions on its border with Hungary as a result of a rise within the variety of unauthorised immigrants. That is in response to checks that the Czech Republic and Poland have applied on Slovak borders.
This yr, the variety of unlawful immigrants coming into Slovakia from Hungary on their approach to Germany and Western Europe has elevated by an astounding eleven occasions. The vast majority of these migrants are from the Center East and Afghanistan.
In response to a authorities order, Slovakia will conduct border checks on its border with Hungary beginning on Thursday and persevering with for ten days.
They observe actions taken on Wednesday to impose momentary controls on their borders with Slovakia by neighbours the Czech Republic, Poland, and Austria.
In response to the administration, nearly 40,000 unauthorised immigrants have entered Slovakia for the reason that yr’s starting. The variety of unlawful immigrants was greater in September alone than it was in all of 2022.
(With company inputs)