Gang of human traffickers in coils in Belgium
The Belgian authorities have a mensensmokkelorganisatie rolled up from last year’s summer of Iraqis to Belgium pulled out in order to seek asylum.
In raids in Brussels, Leuven and Verviers were two weeks ago, ten suspects were arrested. Four of them are still in the cell, ordered the federal police Tuesday, know.
The gang asked 15,000 to $ 20,000 (up to 17,000 euros) for a forged passport, with which the asylum seekers via scheduled flights to Belgium flew. Others were for $ 5,000 on the road through the Balkans to Europe, starting.
The Belgian Immigration Service received last summer a remarkable number of asylum applications from Iraqis, and then the police opened an inquiry.