“They requested asylum but the Croatian police told them that asylum doesn’t exist in Croatia”

  • Date and time: February 17, 2018 23:00
  • Location: Near Buhaca, Croatia
  • Coordinates: 45.1911155, 15.767313599999966
  • Push-back from: Croatia
  • Push-back to: Bosnia
  • Demographics: 4 person(s), age: unknown , from: Algeria
  • Minors involved? Unknown
  • Violence used: no violence used
  • Police involved: Croatian police
  • Taken to a police station?: unknown
  • Treatment at police station or other place of detention:
  • Was the intention to ask for asylum expressed?: Yes
  • Reported by: No Name Kitchen

Original Report

A group of 4, all Algerians, were walking near Buhaca when the Croatian police caught them and put them into a van. The Croatian police left them in Vlika Kladusa. They requested asylum but the Croatian police told them that asylum doesn’t exist in Croatia.