Head of KGB of Belarus Valery Vakulchik reported to the President Alexander Lukashenko about the increased activity of foreign special services relative to the state, as well as about the worsening crime situation at the border line With Ukraine.
"There is a growing presence of the military might of NATO countries on the Western borders, and the increasing crime situation on the southern borders. Most importantly this is reflected in the increasing number of firearms on the territory of Ukraine, arriving in the war zone in Eastern Ukraine that is not in full force controlled by the security forces, law enforcement agencies of Ukraine and leading to the criminalization of a significant part of residents " – Reported in the report on the Internet office of the Belarusian leader.
According to Vakulchik, it raises concerns from the police and the organizations of Belarus, and the KGB, as it has all the weapons able to be used for criminal purposes and to carry out terrorist acts. At the same time, the head of the KGB has noticed that the state border Committee, the Ministry of internal Affairs of the state have adequate measures of response to strengthen the southern borders, and it gives results. Vakulchik said that the overall situation in the country is stable and threats that would cause concern or require immediate response is not seen. In addition, Vakulchik said that a particular concern is the increase in the last year of activity of foreign special services regarding Belarus. The President was reported that the KGB, the interior Ministry and other state authorities have the situation under control." That is, all these events do not pass by our attention, " said Valery Vakulchik.- We will take appropriate measures to curb illegal activity and its prevention. For this reason, our Residents do not have to fear for their safety and in General all those events will not affect the stability in our country in the near future ". The head of state set the task to reduce the vigilant, not to allow any threats that have the ability to arise To meet modern international situation. Since mid-April last year, the Kyiv authorities are in the East of Ukraine "special operation" to suppress the protest movement in the Donbass. Refers to a large number of dead and wounded among the civilian population and the destruction of houses and infrastructure. With fifteen February, the parties to the conflict in the Donbass declared a truce in Minsk after almost 16 hours of negotiations. However, despite the control system of the ceasefire, for the last time period shelling in Eastern Ukraine again became frequent.