The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine approved the biometric verification Ukrainians and foreigners in 2018

The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine at its meeting on 27 December approved the operation of the national system of biometric verification and identification of Ukrainians, foreigners and persons without citizenship on 1 January 2018. It is reported by the correspondent of the edition «GORDON».

According to the document, the processing and storage of personal data in the system will be implemented in compliance with the law «On protection of personal data».

The operation of the system provides the Migration service, which is the Manager.

For biometric identification of a person need information about the date of birth, sex, place of birth, passport, biometrics, crossing the state border, and other information.

Access to information the national system shall be issued by officials and service persons of the State migration service, Gospogransluzhby, national police, Ministry of internal Affairs, Ministry of foreign Affairs and certain other agencies a document using a digital signature.

30 August 2017 the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko enacted the decision of national security Council and defense of Ukraine on strengthening control over the entry/departure into Ukraine of foreigners and persons without citizenship. According to the decree, the Cabinet of Ministers must make Russia the list of countries of migration risk.

A new entry will launch on January 1, 2018. Of border crossing for citizens of countries representing a threat to Ukraine, will have to have a biometric passport (if not, biometrics will remove the border).

1 September Poroshenko said that the order of biometric control will be implemented in three stages.

«First – a person may file a preliminary notice that he is going to Ukraine and cross the border, respectively, the database and the guards are ready. The second is the direct data recording on the border, a biometric passport or biometric data, and third – fixation rights in the place where he plans to remain», – said the President.

December 24 the Minister of internal Affairs of Ukraine Zorian Shkiryak reported that all checkpoints on the border with the aggressor state already equipped with the latest systems biometric data and connected to the database of Interpol and Europol.

26 December the Ministry of foreign Affairs warned its citizens who are going to Ukraine, about the possible problems when crossing the border.

December 27 checkpoints on the Russian-Ukrainian border began to operate in test mode biometric control for Russian citizens.

The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine approved the biometric verification Ukrainians and foreigners in 2018 27.12.2017

Декабрь 27th, 2017 by
36 queries