The border guards say about provocations from the Russian Federation because of the biometrics

Пограничники заявляют о провокациях со стороны РФ из-за биометрии

You must take the fingerprints of all fingers of the right hand

The Agency expects that the number of provocations will continue to rise.

Russia responds to provocative actions on the introduction of biometric controls Ukraine. This was stated by first Deputy Chairman of the state border service Vasyl Servatus, the press service of the interior Ministry.

“As we expected, during the festive days took provocative actions against our citizens from the Russian Federation in connection with introduction of biometric control. Only in the same time, the Russian side refused to allow 18 of our vehicles, without drawing up relevant documents and explanations”, – said the Servatus.

He noted that the border guards expect more provocations by Russia, so the crossing points are reinforced with equipment and personnel.

According to him, since the beginning of the year towards the passed 29 thousand foreigners, from them 24 thousand citizens of Russia. Only three of the past day the guards recorded 48 positives for Interpol databases.

As reported Корреспондент.netfrom January 1, Ukraine introduced biometric control for citizens from 71 countries, including Russia.

Russians warned about the problems when traveling in Ukraine