Off the coast of the Turkish Izmir province, detained a boat with illegal migrants.
According to information on Board four boats were 170 illegal migrants.
The migrants were detained by the coast guard in Cesme district.
They came from Afghanistan, Syria and Palestine.
Over the past 3.5 years in Turkey were detained 796 thousand illegal migrants from different countries. Also during this period was 18.7 thousand detained organizers of illegal migration to Europe. Illegal immigrants for a fee of 500 to seven thousand euros was smuggled from Turkey to European countries.
Within six months of the year 2019 as a result of several wrecks of boats and ships carrying illegal immigrants to Europe, killing 144 people. For a specified period in a traffic accident in Turkey killed 64 illegal. On Turkey’s borders with Iran and Greece died from the cold 43 illegal migrants.