At the state border weapons and cars are increased in detention and flow of illegal migrants has decreased


The press conference of the first chief deputy of State Border Service of Ukraine, Pavlo Shysholin, took place in the press-centre of Informational Agency “Ukrinform”. In the course of the meeting with the representatives of Mass Media discussion took place about the problems of resonance detentions at the state border and tendencies in the action tactics as well as result of the operative and service activity of SBSU conducted in the Ist quarter of 2013.

Pavlo Shysholin stressed that Border Department implemented the principal tasks in a full volume during the first quarter. Due to complex action, it was managed to ensure the control for the situation, which was rather dynamic, raise main indexes of operative and service activity and timely react upon the changes in the tactics of action of the violators.

The indexes of security component has increased, namely forged documents – in 24% (almost 90 passports). At the same time, a tendency is observed in decrease of migration flows by the territory of Ukraine. Thus, in comparison with the previous year 31% less migrants were apprehended at the border (122 persons).