Bulgaria: Migrants Brutally Pushed Back at Turkish Border
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Bulgarian police patrol the border fence on the Bulgaria-Turkey border near the village of Matochina on November 4, 2021.
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(Brussels) – Bulgarian authorities are beating, robbing, stripping, and using police dogs to attack Afghan and other asylum seekers and migrants, then pushing them back to Turkey without any formal interview or asylum procedure, Human Rights Watch said today.
“Bulgarian authorities are brutally and summarily pushing back migrants and asylum seekers across the land border with Turkey,” said Michelle Randhawa, …read more
Source:: Human Rights Watch