As of the morning of June 30, only one entry-exit checkpoint in Donbas - Stanytsia Luhanska – continues operating. Militants are still blocking Mariinka and Novotroitske checkpoints. This was reported by the press service of the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine.
"Since June 11, the militants have been blocking the work of the Mariinka checkpoint, and since June 28 – the work of Novotroitske checkpoint. Admission is carried out only by Stanytsia Luhanska," the statement said.
It is also noted that the operations of Maiorske and Hnutove checkpoints are not currently carried out.
As we reported earlier, Permanent Representative of the President of Ukraine in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea Anton Korinevych stated that Ukraine sought to provide further support for relations with its citizens who remained on the occupied Crimea.
"Ukraine is trying as best as possible to ensure the preservation of relations with its citizens in Crimea, as often as possible to raise the Crimean issue in the international arena and comprehensively process sanctions against Russia - both domestically and with various international bodies. Ukraine protects the rights of Crimeans," he explained.