In just a phone call he made everything clear, could even choose a name. Then he send a photo for the "document". He chose a photo of the Dutch prime minister and a fictitious name with the initials. "Per WhatsApp send them a picture of the pass before they finish the fake, so you can check if that`s right for you."
Overall, it took 40 hours for the false passport to be ready. Indeed, there is obviously a market for fake Syrian passports. The EU border agency Frontex warned early September, that in Turkey is a large market for forged passports.
"A lot of people get into Turkey, to receive fakeSyrian papers, because they know that they'll get easier asylum in the EU," said Frontex chief Fabrice Leggeri the radio station Europe. 1
The customs in Germany confiscated recently a large package, with both real and false Syrian passports.
The language makes it people from other regions, however, difficult to impersonate Syrians. Even if they speak Arabic, it is usually the wrong accent.