“The 2 men asked for asylum and the police officer replied that asylum was not possible and that they should not come back again”

  • Date and time: April 24, 2018 03:00
  • Location: Bjelo Brdo, Croatia
  • Coordinates: 45.5175929, 18.87195410000004
  • Push-back from: Croatia
  • Push-back to: Serbia
  • Demographics: 2 person(s), age: unknown , from: Algeria
  • Minors involved? No
  • Violence used: no violence used
  • Taken to a police station?: yes
  • Treatment at police station or other place of detention: photos taken, personal information taken
  • Was the intention to ask for asylum expressed?: Yes
  • Reported by: Rigardu

Original Report

Two men from Algeria were caught in Bjelo Brdo. Police officers took them to the police station, where the police asked about their country of origin and age. The police took pictures of them holding a piece of paper with their name written on it.

The 2 men asked for asylum and the police officer replied that asylum was not possible and that they should not come back again. They were pushed-back to Batrovci.