Ukraine will introduce biometric controls for Russians: Poroshenko told the date

In Ukraine rapidly developed a system of recording biometric data, which will be the decision of the Council from 1 January 2018, on all border crossing points across the border. This was during the opening of the Kharkiv regional centre for the provision of services stated by President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko.

“Accelerating now, a system of fixation of biometric data”, – said Poroshenko.

He stressed that according to the NSDC that will be released, the locking system of biometrics at checkpoints across the state border to earn from 1 January 2018.


  • In the Russian Federation responded to the biometric control in Ukraine

“(System. – Ed.) give a full to earn the Unified national system of biometric verification and identification of citizens of Ukraine, foreigners and persons without citizenship”, – said Poroshenko.

We will remind, the Secretary of the national security Council and defense of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov announced that citizens of Russia should pass through the border to Ukraine only by biometric passports and with simultaneous control of biometric data.