Poland to Strengthen its Eastern Border: Additional Forces Relocated to Ukraine

One third of Polish frontier guards were relocated to the border with Ukraine.

This was announced by Dominik Tracz, chief commander of the Polish Border Guard, Censor.NET reports citing Gordon.

As reported, they will introduce a program which will increase the possibilities of border services in the east.

According to Tracz, agreements with neighboring countries on visa-free migration are also a challenge.

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The commandant assured that border guards successfully cope with sealing the border, especially in situation of the conflict in Ukraine. 4,500 guards are employed on this part of the border, and there are 500 reserve officers more. Total number of guard servicemen in Poland is 14,000 people.

As reported earlier, Latvia urges its allies establish a naval base of NATO in Liepaja on the Baltic coast.

Источник: https://en.censor.net.ua/n309676
Source: As reported by Radio of Poland