Berry-pickers in Örebro county ask for help

Swedish Radio’s P4 Örebro reports that around 10 Bulgarian berry-pickers have turned to the local authorities in Kopparberg for food and money so they can travel home. They’ve also asked for a map showing the way to Stockholm.

The authorities say this isn’t a local issue, and have referred them to the Bulgarian embassy in Stockholm. According to the police there are around 200 Bulgarian berry-pickers in the area.

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