Hundreds of cars stuck on the border with the EU

Сотни автомобилей застряли на границе с ЕС

At checkpoints observed congestion

The Ukrainians who reside and work abroad, are returning EN masse to the EU countries after the Easter and memorial day.

On the border of Ukraine with Slovakia and Poland formed a queue of vehicles after the Easter and memorial day. This was stated by the assistant to the head of the border service of Ukraine Oleg Slobodyan in the air of 112 Ukraine on Monday morning,April 16.

According to him, the queues were reported at the checkpoint Uzhhorod, Yagodin, Krakovets, Rava-Ruska and shehyni.

“We see certain difficulties in traffic at checkpoints on the border with the EU. The reason – our fellow citizens who reside and work abroad, return home after Easter and memorial day, and this leads to a congestion of vehicles,” he said.

Also recorded traffic jam at the checkpoint Uzhhorod (about 150 cars) and onto the main crossing points on the Ukrainian-Polish border Yagodin, Krakovets, Rava-Ruska and shehyni. Each travel abroad expect more than 100 cars.

Earlier it was reported that in Ukraine started operation border Border-2018. It is aimed at reducing the level of illegal activity on the border, combating illegal migration, illegal movement of excise goods, smuggling of drugs, weapons and ammunition. The operation will last until November 30.

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