Ukraine urgently stepped up security on the border with Belarus

Украина экстренно усилила охрану на границе с Беларусью

On the Ukrainian-Belarusian border, increased border control

The state border service has strengthened control over the Ukrainian-Belarusian border near the checkpoint “Alexandrovka.”

On the border with Belarus there is an additional border guard, strengthened control over the observance of the regime at checkpoints, the press service of state frontier service of Ukraine.

The Ministry said that the day received from our Belarusian colleagues information about the attempt to break through the Belarusian border checkpoint “Alexandrovka” of the car, which allegedly followed from Ukraine.

GPS have checked this information and found out that the car’s foreign registration the border of Ukraine or on entry or exit – do not cross. Persons who probably were in his salon, during long time also not followed across the state border.

“The Ukrainian and Belarusian border guards together establish all the circumstances of this incident and the motives of those who were in the car. The results of this work will be announced later”, – stated in the message.

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