Polish forces detained a group of about 100 migrants who were attempting to cross the border from Belarus during the night, the defense ministry said on Thursday.
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“A group of about 100 migrants was detained by the Polish services,” the ministry said, adding that “Belarusians forced the migrants to throw stones at Polish soldiers to distract them.”
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