Latvia wants to isolate itself from Belarus «wall»

Latvia will build a fence on the border with Belarus to protect themselves from attempts of illegal crossing of the border.

As stated by the head of the State border guard of Latvia Normunds Garbars, reports DELFI.

According to him, in next year’s budget includes funds for the development of the project of the construction of the border strip on the border of Latvia and Belarus.

Work could begin in a year.

«Given that such experience is already on the Latvian-Russian border, major changes are not expected and the project will be implemented on the same principles,» said Harbors.

In the spring of this year at the Latvian-Russian border was built by the first three kilometres of boom. Minimum height — 2.7 meters. It is planned to build a 92 km radius, but not a solid line, and the selected sections of the border.

Recall that in September 2014 at the time the former Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk announced the beginning of the project «the Wall».

In may 2015 Yatsenyuk said that the implementation of the project «European Val» on arrangement of the Ukrainian-Russian border has already spent 160 million UAH.

In November 2016, said that on account of the State border service of Ukraine since the beginning of this year there were 120 million of the 200 million UAH envisaged by the budget.

Latvia wants to isolate itself from Belarus «wall» 13.11.2016

Ноябрь 13th, 2016 by
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