Hungary detains four suspects in migrant deaths

August 29, 2015 12:46 PM

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KECSKEMET, Hungary Hungarian prosecutors on Saturday moved to detain for one month three Bulgarians and one Afghani citizen suspected to have transported 71 refugees who were found dead in a truck by an Austrian motorway on Thursday.

The deaths caused an international outcry and highlighted the dangers facing hundreds of thousands of migrants who have chosen to flee violence and poverty in the Middle East and Africa and try to settle in the European Union.

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