Hungary Sentences 4 Men to 25 Years Over Migrants Deaths

A Hungarian court has sentenced 4 members of a people-smuggling operation to 25 years in prison Thursday for the deaths of 71 migrants who suffocated inside a truck in 2015.

The 4 were convicted of murder in a court ruling in the town of Kecskemet.

Hungary Sentences 4 Men to 25 Years Over Migrants Deaths

Authorities found the bodies of 59 men, eight women and four children in the truck abandoned alongside an Austrian motorway in August 2015.

The victims came from Afghanistan, Iraq and Syria.

They were among the hundreds of thousands of other migrants who were trying to reach Germany during the height of Europe's worst migrant crisis since World War II.

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