The border guards since the beginning of the year was not allowed in Ukraine 2.1 thousand foreigners, almost 400 of them – the Russians

Ukrainian border guards since the beginning of 2018 not missed in Ukraine 2118 foreign citizens, from them 393 the Russians. About it reported in a press-service of boundary Department.

It is noted that among those who came under the ban, 65 – visited the occupied territory violations, and 472 are potential illegal immigrants.

So, on the eve of the ban on entry to Ukraine was a citizen of Syria, who arrived in the port of Nikolaev on the ship, which had arrived from Italy under the flag. In 2016, the Syrian visited twice illegally annexed Sevastopol on another ship. He was banned from entering Ukraine for a period of three years.

We will remind, according to the Prosecutor of the ARC, which is located in Kiev, annexed the Peninsula has managed illegally to visit 665 vessels. In this case, for fixing each of the illegal entry of vessels into the closed ports of the Crimea was created the registry of intruders, which is regularly updated.

Note, the state border service last year banned to enter Ukraine about 1,5 thousand foreigners who illegally visited the annexed Crimea.