Ukraine will strengthen border with Russia – NSDC

Украина усилит границу с Россией – СНБО

The border will be under tighter control

The border will increase because of the intensified Russian security services.

The police and border guards instructed to provide enhanced counterterrorism and counterintelligence regime in the country, strengthen border controls and protection of the state border because of the intensified activities of Russian special services. This was stated by Secretary of national security Council and defense Oleksandr Turchynov, reported on the official website of the NSDC.

“Given these real threats to the security service of Ukraine and border service of Ukraine is instructed to provide enhanced counterterrorism and counterintelligence regime in the country, strengthening border control and protection of the state border with the Russian Federation to take measures to promote action on the withdrawal from circulation of unregistered weapons, effective response to armed crime, smuggling of weapons, ammunition, explosives and illicit trafficking”, – said Turchinov.

According to him, assistance in the implementation of these measures will provide all the power structures of Ukraine and, probably, the ATO veterans and all concerned citizens.

Turchinov stressed that the terrorist acts of sabotage, a daring murder, provoking riots – all these events that took place recently in Ukraine, related to implementation by the Russian secret services of the active phase of a plan to destabilize the political situation in the state.

The NSDC Secretary also noted that terrorist acts directed against journalists, employees of the security service, Main intelligence Directorate, as well as the brutal murder of a soldier Amines Okueva, aimed at whipping up fear, despair and insecurity of the population in the ability of the institutions of the state to ensure law and order and peace in society.

Recall, Amina Okueva was murdered on October 30 at a railway crossing near the village of glevakha, Kyiv region. Her husband, Adam Osmaev, was wounded. The police introduced the plan of the Siren.