411 Georgians deported from EU in August-November 2018

Most of the individuals were deported from Germany. Photo: N.Alavidze/Agenda.ge.

Agenda.ge, 24 Dec 2018 - 17:42, Tbilisi,Georgia

411 Georgian citizens were deported from the EU member states between August and November of 2018, the Georgian Interior Ministry reports.

152 of the individuals were deported from Germany, 74-from Austria and 70 from France.

In the same period of 2018 603 Georgian citizens have been refused entry into the EU Schengen Zone.

158 of the individuals were refused entry to Italy, 69 to Germany and 69 to Cyprus.

More than 335,000 Georgian citizens have carried out up to 550,000 visits to the Schengen Zone since March 2017, when the Georgia-EU visa free deal entered into force.