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Police: 37 irregular migrants found in Nicosia, Morphou

April 23, 2019 at 8:39am
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Police said that 37 irregular migrants have been found in the government controlled areas — 19 in the Morphou area and the remainder in Nicosia.

A police spokesman told the Cyprus News Agency that 22 of the 37 are underage.

According to police, 19 individuals — 18 men and one woman — were picked up in the Morphou area. One of them is a minor.

Another 18 individuals, of whom 4 are women and 14 minors, came through the Ledra Palace checkpoint in Nicosia.

All have been taken to the Kokkinotrimithia reception centre.