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 Ukraine closed small border traffic with Russia effective today

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Temporary restrictions on the crossing of the state border of Ukraine were introduced today for the residents of border regions of the Russian Federation, in accordance with the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine decree №86.

Censor.NET reports citing Liga.

In particular, crossing of the Russian-Ukrainian state border by residents of border regions of the Russian Federation through the local checkpoints is suspended starting from March 16. The border control process for this category of persons and the border crossing itself will be conducted in international and interstate border crossing points. The mentioned persons must have travel passports to cross the border. The Russian Federation national IDs and the birth certificates (for children under 14 years of age) will be invalid for entry to Ukraine.

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The residents of the border regions of Russia will be able to stay on the territory of Ukraine for 90 days within 180 days from the date of first entry.

 
 
 
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