Investigators have revealed that police are after the head of a ring that smuggled at least 13 groups of people from Serbia to Hungary and helped them to reach Austria in 2021. The Iraqi national managed the operations of a 16-member gang from abroad, their statement said. The illegal migrants they smuggled into Hungary paid 500 euros each for a trip from Serbia to Austria. According to the police’s findings, the organizers earned profits of over 13 million forints (EUR 33,600) from some 150 migrants.
Hungarian police hunt for head of people smuggling ring
The Iraqi national managed the operations of a 16-member gang from abroad smuggling migrants through Hungary.