In some areas of temporarily occupied Crimea on August 7 occupation authorities began to establish checkpoints with the participation of Russian employees of traffic police and gunmen. About this informs edition "Krym.Realii" citing eyewitnesses.
It is reported that in the area of Razdolnensky district Russian traffic police staff with submachine gunners are standing in the center of the village, stopping cars and arranging checks.
According to the publication, residents of the Black Sea region report on similar checkpoints. On the questions of people, on what basis is carried out inspection, traffic police officers talked about the supposed "breakthrough on the border", referring to administrative border of Crimea.
It is noted that this morning Russian media reported about a firefight on the border with Crimea. At the same time Ukrainian law enforcement agencies and border service did not confirm this information.