- 31 Aug 2015 9:00 AM
The drivers, all stopped on the M1 motorway, had been paid to take their passengers to Germany illegally. Hungarian police also took into custody four Romanians driving a truck carrying 21 migrants in the country illegally.
The police stopped a car, with Bulgarian number plates, leading a truck on the M5 motorway, near Hungary’s border with Serbia.
Ten Syrians and eleven Afghans, all in the country illegally, were found in the truck. A criminal procedure has been launched against the Romanians on suspicion of human trafficking.
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