4,000 migrants currently in Serbia - official

There are 4,000 migrants in Serbia at the moment and that number should not exceed 6,000 during the winter.

Source: Tanjug
(Tanjug/AP, file)
(Tanjug/AP, file)

Assistant commissioner for refugees and migration Danijela Popovic-Roko said this on Monday.

She pointed out that the work on the expansion of existing facilities at reception centers with the aim to ensure enough room for the winter, when the higher number of migrants is expected, is taking place.

New facilities at the reception center in Krnjaca will be opened on Monday, said Popovic-Roko and added that there are plans to expand capacities of the other four centers

She told Serbia's state broadcaster RTS that Serbia faced the migrant crisis with five asylum centers last year and recalled that the transit reception centers were opened meanwhile, Tanjug reported.


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