The head of the state border service of Ukraine Viktor Nazarenko believes necessary to strengthen the protection of the Transnistrian section of the border and make it engineering structures similar to those of the Ukrainian Authorities erected on the boundary line with Russia.
Kiev said about the intention to build a modern powerful complex of fortifications on the border line with Russia, the project was named " the Wall ". Later it was renamed the " European Val ". The Ukrainian authorities suggest to implement the project in 3 years. The Deputy Director of the Centre for Ukrainian studies and Belorussii MSU Bogdan Bezpalko before explaining another decision of the Ukrainian authorities - appointment of the former head of Georgia Mikhail Saakashvili, the Governor of the Odessa region, said that one of the objectives of the authorities of Kiev is " the strengthening of the blockade of Transnistria, which in socio-economic terms is very vulnerable, as the main connection with the outside world Transnistria go through Odessa ".
"Please turn and have submitted a proposal to the Transnistrian section of the Moldovan border was considered a threat presumably similar and consistent with the measures that we are holding in the Russian sector in terms of engineering equipment ", - said the Head of the border service on Wednesday at a meeting in Odessa with President Petro Poroshenko, which is broadcast on Ukrainian TV channels.
according to him, currently the border guards are working in the overlap of the Transnistrian section, attracted more than five hundred soldiers of the national guard, creating a separate office for rapid response of 600 people." Strengthened operational, actively working with colleagues from Moldova, today created 53 kilometers of engineering structures. Are different ways to evaluate these actions, but the moat is a barrier to smuggling, " said Nazarenko.
first, the Ukrainian Parliament adopted a law on denunciation of the agreement on transit through the Ukrainian territory of the Russian military in Transnistria. The foreign Minister of the unrecognized Republic of Transnistria Nina Shtanski said that the Ukrainian Authorities so eroded by some of their country's status as guarantor of the Transnistrian conflict ". In the Transnistrian MFA termination of the agreement by Ukraine called disturbing signal, which must not only concern Transnistria.