IONIAN ISLANDS JOURNALISTS INFORMATION OFFICE
Corfu, 07 August 2020
(19) foreigners were arrested at the airports of Zakynthos, Corfu and Kefalonia, who tried to travel illegally to European countries
During the last twenty-four hours, at the airports of Zakynthos, Corfu and Kefalonia, a total of (19) foreigners were arrested during the passport control, who tried to board international flights illegally.
In particular, at the airport of Zakynthos, were located by the police of the Security Department of Zakynthos, in two different cases, on Wednesday (05-08-2020), a total of (7) foreigners and on Monday (03.08.2020) another foreigner who showed fake travel documents in order to board flights to Italy and the Netherlands.
At the airport of Kefalonia, three (3) foreigners were located by the police of the Argostoli Security Department, on Thursday (06.08.2020), on Wednesday (05.08.2020) in two different cases (3) foreigners and on Tuesday (04.08.2020) two more (2) foreigners who showed fake travel documents in order to board flights to Italy and Austria.
Finally, at the airport of Corfu, two foreigners were located on Wednesday (05-08-2020) and on Monday (03.08.2020) another foreigner, by police officers of the Airport Police Department, who, using travel documents, belonging to other persons attempted to board flights to Germany.
The arrested were taken to the locally competent Prosecution Authorities.