“A police officer pointed a gun at them, asking them to get out”

  • Date and time: August 23, 2017 00:00
  • Location: Dobova, Slovenia
  • Coordinates: 45.8970349, 15.660114300000032
  • Push-back from: Slovenia, Croatia
  • Push-back to: Serbia
  • Demographics: 2 person(s), age: 20 , from: Morocco, Libya
  • Minors involved? No
  • Violence used: threatening with guns, theft of personal belongings
  • Police involved: Slovenian and Croatian police worked together.
  • Taken to a police station?: unknown
  • Treatment at police station or other place of detention: personal information taken
  • Was the intention to ask for asylum expressed?: Yes
  • Reported by: No Name Kitchen

Original Report

On August 23rd. 2017, in Dobova, Slovenia, two people were found in a truck by the police. A police officer pointed a gun at them, asking them to get out. One of their phones was taken, the other one broken. But they didn’t have any SIM cards inside. Their money was taken as well. When they asked for the asylum, the police answered no. The Slovenian police brought them to the Croatian police, in the border area, where the officers asked them to fill out a paper with name and age. The Croatian police brought them directly back to Sid, in a van with 5 people.