Serbian police arrest 6 people smuggling 78 migrants

July 19, 2016 2:07 PM

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BELGRADE, Serbia – Serbian police say they have detained six people for smuggling 78 migrants trying to reach the European Union.

Police said they discovered the migrants in two separate incidents near the Bulgarian border. The statement says 37 migrants from Afghanistan and Pakistan were hidden in a van intercepted on a regional road. Another 41 people from Syria have been caught crossing illegally from Bulgaria, the statemen...

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