Tonight, the border guards of Kharkiv detachment, according to preliminary information of the operational units identified and detained 13 Ukrainians who were trying to cross the state border of Ukraine. This reports the press center of the state border service.
On the direction of settlements Okhrimivka (Ukraine) – Krasnoye (Russia) guards with a thermal imager I saw a movement in the direction of the state border of two unknown cars.
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“Leaning out to intercept 3 metres from the state border, law enforcement officers detained one vehicle “UAZ” in which there were twelve citizens. A second vehicle tried to escape from the scene to the rear of the site, but after a few warning shots up of the device for shooting rubber bullets 30 metres from the border the car “UAZ Patriot” and another citizen was also arrested”, – stated in the message.
As it turned out later, all the detainees are citizens of Ukraine, residents of Kharkiv region, Volchansk district. Now all of them are in administrative detention for drawing up of documents on the attempt of illegal crossing of the state border of Ukraine.
Recall that this week Viktor Nazarenko resigned from the post of the head of the state border service due to health condition.