As at January 11, 32 500 people passed the system of the biometric control for the foreigners since its implementation on January 1, 2018. The press service of the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine claimed this as UNN reported.
'As at January 11, including this day, 32 500 foreigners, including 25 000 of the Russians passed the biometric control', the message said.
The system of the recording of the biometric data for the citizens of 71 countries began to work on January 1, 2018. As we reported earlier the biometric control on Ukraine-Russia state border started working on December 27.
Earlier Vasyl Servatyuk, the First Deputy Head of the State Border Guard Service claimed that the Russian side responds with the provocations to the implementation of the biometric control by Ukraine.