Another death on border with Lithuania and illegal border crossing attempts

On November 27, Belarusian border guards found the body of a man of “Afro-Asian appearance,” reports the State Border Committee of Belarus. The man was about 30 years old. He had been beaten and was in a sleeping bag.

The body was found at the outpost “Vidzy” of the Polatsk border guard unit “directly at the Lithuanian-Belarusian border.”

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According to the Belarusian side, the body was left here by the Lithuanian law enforcers. An investigative group is working at the scene.

Meanwhile, the Lithuanian and Polish border guards have stopped 233 attempts of illegal border crossing from Belarus.

In the past 24 hours, 125 migrants have tried to cross the border illegally, reports the Polish Border Guard. Groups of several dozen people tried to cross the border by force at two sites. A decision to leave the country has been issued for 51 foreigners.

Lithuanian border guards prevented 108 migrants from entering the country from Belarus in the period from Saturday midnight to Sunday, reports