In August 2015, 71 refugees were suffocated in a refrigerator truck that was discovered on A4 in Parndorf. The four main defendants have now been sentenced by the Court of Appeal in Hungary to life imprisonment.
Lifetime instead of 25 years: For the four main prosecutors in human trafficking regarding 71 suffocated in a refrigerator and in August 2015 on the eastern highway (A4) in Parndorf, the refugees discovered the appeal hearing in front of the table in southern Szeged on Thursday
The Court of Appeal upheld the first instance sentences for life
Lifelong prison for first, second and fourth defendants shall be implemented without the possibility of early release. Only the third party accused should get this opportunity. The Court of First Instance was sentenced to 25 years in prison.
The 71 refugees – including four children – were on the A4 in August 2015
(East Motorway) in Parndorf in Burgenland crushed in a refrigerator
found. Because they died in Hungarian territory
The trial of a total of 14 respondents took place in Hungary.