The State Border Guard Service of Ukraine is carrying out enhanced security measures on the border with Belarus. The press center of the State Border Guard Service reports.
"Strengthening the protection of this direction of the state border is carried out with the involvement of additional reserves, including the Dozor units and the canine training center. Air monitoring is constantly provided by border aviation and unmanned aerial vehicles, and Safe Boat 27 boats are additionally used on the water sections of the border,” the message reads.
It is noted that such measures are necessary to prevent offenses and prevent any provocations, non-standard situations, including illegal border crossing by groups of people.
Now the collection and analysis of all available information that may affect the state of the state border protection are being carried out. In operational and service activities, the operational-search unit, district inspectors of the border service are actively used, the number of border detachments has been increased.
In addition, border patrols with service dogs are continuously patrolled, technical posts are monitored, surveillance equipment, automobile, and air transport are used.
Let us remind you that the length of the Ukrainian-Belarusian border is more than 1,000 km, it passes through 5 regions.
As we reported before, President of Belarus ordered today to withdraw the troops from the western border, because "it is not cheap." Lukashenko said this at a meeting with the power bloc of the Security Council of Belarus.
On August, 17 Belarus announced military exercises near the border with Lithuania.