The Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine, the acting President Oleksandr Turchynov said on the partial overlap of Ukraine's borders with Russia in the South of Donetsk and Lugansk region. The view was also expressed that after closing the border will disappear probability of weapons and militants on the terrain of Ukraine.
"This is 1 of the main parts of the anti-terrorist operation, " writes the LB.ua "I'm sure localization terrorists will be significantly accelerated".
Turchynov difficult to say how long will the current turn of the operation and whether imposed emergency or state of war at a particular location. "You know that I presented this question to the study of our specialists, to research the NSDC. I think over the next days they are required to give some kind of response, and then we will take a decision", - he said at the checkpoint located at the entrance in Slavyansk.
Previously Turchynov has entrusted to the Secretary of Council of national security and defence (NSDC) to master the question on the introduction of martial law in Donetsk and Lugansk regions. This was explained by the need to "stop the armed incident in area of Ukraine, prevent global deaths of civilians and military and law enforcement officials, ensure the stabilization of the situation and resumption of normal life in the regions of the country."
Meanwhile, the Manager of the border service of FSB Vladimir Kuleshov said that Russian border guards are working in intensive regime on the border with Ukraine and will not allow the invasion of the countryside powers extremists. He inter alia categorically refuted criticism Ukrainian colleagues in destabilizing the situation on the border.
As head of the presidential administration Sergei Ivanov said last month the flow of refugees from the South-East of Ukraine, first ladies and children, has increased somewhat. In this connection the Russian side has prepared a chain of resorts on the area of the Rostov region, where he entered a state of emergency. The buildings are prepared in Voronezh, Belgorod and Bryansk regions.
The Ombudsman under the RF President on the rights of the baby Pavel Astakhov announced that for the last day of the Ukrainian Slavyansk in the Russian Federation entered more than 7 thousand refugees. The red Cross of Russia will allocate 62 million rubles Republic of Crimea and Sevastopol, most of these funds will go to support the refugees from Ukraine.
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