smuggling migrants

LONDON | UK makes 2 arrests in migrant Channel crossings

LONDON—Jan 03, 2019—British officials say two men have been arrested on suspicion of smuggling migrants from France to England by sea. The National Crime Agency said late Wednesday that a 33-year-old Iranian citizen and a 24-year-old British man were arrested in Manchester. The men are being questioned but have not been charged or identified. They … Continue reading LONDON | UK makes 2 arrests in migrant Channel crossings

ZAGREB, Croatia | Croatia arrest 13 people suspected of smuggling migrants

ZAGREB, Croatia— Police in Croatia have detained 13 people suspected of smuggling migrants who are trying to reach Western Europe through the Balkans. Police said Friday that they are searching for one more suspect accused of smuggling at least 119 migrants in and out of Croatia from late July until mid-October. The statement says the … Continue reading ZAGREB, Croatia | Croatia arrest 13 people suspected of smuggling migrants