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Russian border guards during latest days was not allowed into Russia several dozen Ukrainian citizens. About this on air of the TV channel UA TV said the head of the State border service of Ukraine Petro Cigital, the video is available on YouTube.
Cigital indicated that the statement of the Russian authorities that Moscow will not take reflex action in response to the prohibition to enter the territory of Ukraine for Russian men aged 16 to 60 years, are fake.
According to him, after the introduction Kiev restrictions Russia has started to return to Ukrainians on the territory of Ukraine without explanation. “It was a group of 40-50 people who couldn’t pass. They were not given any documents about the return,” he said, adding that Ukrainian border guards not letting Russians into the country, draw up a report. “If we return, we make a certain Protocol, make a mark that this person comes back, give her up. There is no legal field have not. Without giving return of our citizens,” said Chical.
“Mostly men. Today [3 December] in the morning was not missed about 40 people — and [among them] only one woman, the rest men,” — said the head of the state border service, he advised the Ukrainians to limit travel to Russia.
Cigital confirmed that sometimes the territory of Ukraine is not passed and the Russians. “We understand that a woman can be recruited, can be a threat. There is such a thing as a control for the second line we carry out the survey. If we see that there is some information about the woman, if she can’t explain for what purpose [to Ukraine] is going, then [we] do not miss. As a rule, it is a unit,” he explained.
Restrictions on entry to Ukraine for Russian men aged from 16 to 60 years was introduced on 30 November. Official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova said that Moscow will not accept a reflex action.
A few days before that in some regions of Ukraine bordering with Russia and Transnistria (Vinnytsia, Luhansk, Mykolaiv, Odesa, Sumy, Kharkiv, Chernihiv, Kherson, Donetsk and Zaporizhzhya regions and in the internal waters of the Azov-Kerch water area) martial law was imposed. According to the signed by the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, the situation will be valid for 30 days from 26 November to 26 December.
The reason for the imposition of martial law was the incident of November 25 incident in the Kerch Strait. Border Department of the FSB of Russia detained three ships of naval forces of Ukraine — boats “Berdyansk” and “Nikopol” and the tug “Yana Kapu”, which crossed the Russian border, did not respond to requests to stop and began a dangerous maneuver.
Video, photo All from Russia.