Ukraine joined the international program of container control

Ukraine joined the global system of control over illegal circulation of drugs, weapons and counterfeit. A Memorandum Tuesday signed by the acting Chairman of the State fiscal service (GFS) Miroslav Prodan, the head of the state border service Peter Cigital and Director, Department political analysis and public relations of the UN Jean-Luc Lamia, reports the press service of the SFS.

The signing of the Memorandum will be the basis for granting to Ukraine of international technical assistance under implementation in Ukraine of programs for the control of containers.

Main donors of the programme will speak of the EU, the European Commission, Canada and the United States.

The program is part of the UN response in the fight against transnational crime.

According to the Memorandum, in the ports of Ukraine will be created a separate unit of experts from different law enforcement agencies.

These experts will be training.

Read more about the international program of container control, you can read our article: “Ukraine intends to join the international programme on container control: What it is.”