Illegal Migration

Illegal immigration; Coast guard proposes Triton program against human trafficking

The coast guard is on on the alert against a massive influx of people fleeing a possible US strike against Iraq. Coast guard sources say the problem is particularly serious now due to the tens of thousands of illegal immigrants already waiting on the Turkish coast for passage, many of whom have been there since the war in Afghanistan.
(15.01.03)   Kathimerini English Edition   (By Nikos Bardounias)