Two foreigners, citizens of Syria, remain in Vidin detention.

They are accused of attempting to cross and transfer across the country's border, reports the Appellate Prosecutor's Office - Sofia.

Under the direction of the District Prosecutor's Office - Vidin, an investigation is being conducted on pre-trial proceedings for an attempt to illegally cross the state border and for an attempt to transfer foreign citizens across the state border, the announcement specifies.

Two citizens of Syria have been brought to criminal responsibility - 20-year-old M.A.

and 47-year-old I.M.

On August 5 of this year, at the border checkpoint Danube Bridge 2 Vidin - Kalafat, MA.

made an attempt to cross the Bulgarian border into Romania, without the permission of the proper authorities.

His act remained unfinished due to the intervention of the border officials and his detention by them.

He was translated by his compatriot I.M., who used his personal car for the purpose.

They arrested a man transporting migrants on the "Maritsa" highway

At the request of the prosecutor's office, a remand measure of "detention in custody" was set for the accused foreigners.

The investigation into the case continues, adds the Appellate Prosecutor's Office-Sofia.

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