On the border of Crimea and Ukraine will build additional strengthening

According to the Crimean border Department of the FSB, the construction of borders due to the need to ensure the safety of Crimea’s population and tourists.

Crimea will construct engineered barriers on the border with Ukraine with a length of 50 kilometers, will be completed in spring 2018, told RIA Novosti in the Crimean border Department of the FSB.

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“Work of engineering equipment of the Russian-Ukrainian border is going according to plan, the construction of a 50-km section of the engineering obstacles in the North of the Crimea – its next stage,” — said in management.

The development of the state border, as noted by the border guards, due to the need to ensure the safety of Crimea’s population and tourists. Work on arrangement of the boundaries of the engineering barriers will be completed in spring 2018, said the guards.

The tender for the supply and installation of full height boom length of 49.5 kilometers declared the border control Federal security service of Russia in the Crimea, noted on the procurement website. The height of the engineered barriers above the ground is 2.1 meter, depth in the soil is 0.3 meter. Engineering boom can be both a physical barrier and a structural element of the means of detection of vibration and wave action noted in the materials.

On the border of Crimea and Ukraine, there are three checkpoint “Dzhankoi”, “Perekop” and “Armenian”. From the Ukrainian territory — “Chongar”, “Chaplinka and Kalanchak”. The last two are located about 10 km apart in a straight line, and 20 km on the highway. Both are on different highways. According to the state border service of Ukraine, only in August the border of Ukraine and Crimea crossed in both directions over 350 thousand people.