Ukrainian-Hungarian border will be patrolled from the air (PHOTOS)
Recently, the border-representative meeting of officers of Chop and Mukachevo border guard detachments with their Hungarian colleagues was held in Hungary.
During this meeting, they discussed a number of issues concerning the results of the joint border control measures, following which it was agreed to increase the number of joint patrols on the Ukrainian-Hungarian frontier, the frequency of these measures was agreed. In addition, Hungarian colleagues suggested Transcarpathian border guards to carry out joint border monitoring using border aircrafts of the Hungarian police.
Pursuant to the reached agreements, the first joint patrolling of Ukrainian-Hungarian border with a helicopter of the Hungarian border police was carried out on March 12 this year. The patrol crew, in addition to Hungarian border guards, included heads of Chop and Mukachevo border guard detachments.
Further similar patrol flights will be carried out taking into account the situation on Ukrainian-Hungarian border.