86 Georgian citizens illegally residing in EU return home

  • This was the second international award presented to Tbilisi International Airport in two weeks. Photo by N. Alavidze/Agenda.ge.
Agenda.ge, 18 Aug 2017 - 14:29, Tbilisi,Georgia

Georgia continues to monitor the return operation of the Georgian citizens residing on the territory of the European Union (EU) countries without permission.

This week 86 Georgian citizens have been returned from European countries and specifically from the German city of Düsseldorf and the Greek capital of Athens, the office of Georgia’s Public Defender says.

The representative of the Department of Prevention and Monitoring of the Public Defender’s Office of Georgia attended the return of Georgian citizens from the airports of Düsseldorf Athens.

Border police officers of Germany and Greece handed over the Georgian citizens to the escort of Georgia’s Ministry of Internal Affairs on board.

As reported, no incident had taken place and no force or special means had been used during the return operation.