“They asked for asylum, the police officers said yes but after 7 hours, they were pushed back”

  • Date and time: June 4, 2018 15:00
  • Location: Zagreb, Croatia
  • Coordinates: 45.04733931319819, 19.105025088671937
  • Push-back from: Croatia
  • Push-back to: Serbia
  • Demographics: 2 person(s), age: unknown , from: Pakistan
  • Minors involved? Yes
  • Violence used: no violence used
  • 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

Two men from Pakistan were caught near Zagreb, while they were hiding in a truck. They made noise because the truck had stopped and the driver saw them and the police was called. The police arrived after one hour, and took the two men to the police station. Pictures were taken. They asked for asylum, police officers said yes, but after 7 hours, they were pushed back to Batrovci, at Serbian-Croatian border, together with another couple.