8 migrants found hiding on cargo ship in Irish port

Last Updated: Dec 05 2019 19:33
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8 people have been found hiding on a cargo ship in a port in the Republic of Ireland.

They are all men and are believed to be from eastern Europe.

The men were discovered by crew on a bulk cargo ship which had travelled from France to Belview Port on the River Suir near Waterford.

Garda (Irish police) officers attached to Waterford Garda Station were alerted and met the men at the port.