Within the period 26 December 2016 – 1 January 2017 in BCPs, was noted a significant decrease of number of state border crossings, comparing to the penultimate week of December. The flow of persons was 333 287 crossings, lesser with 6.3 % and the traffic of transport units showed a value of 76 398 crossings, decreasing by 14 %.
In order to ensure supervision of the state border and maintainance of rules of the border zone regime, was approved a new model of tablets indicating the entrance / exit to / from the border zone. These panels will replace the existing, obsolete and outdated, requiring a major change in terms of format, chromatics and location in the area of competence.
Within the period 07-13 November 2016 the flow of crossings at the crossing points noted a significant decrease, comparing to the first week of the current month. The flow of persons was 319 216 crossings, lesser with 10.4 % and the traffic of transport units showed a value of 87 381 crossings, decreasing by 7.7 %.
Border police officers in cooperation with customs inspectors have busted an illegal attempt to eject over the state border of 42 thousand cigarettes. Tobacco products were intended for sale on the black market of the European Union, having expect to make a profit of about 9000 euros. The case was registered on Chisinau International Airport on the afternoon of Friday, November 4, 2016.
Within the period 31 October - 6 November 2016 in BCPs, the flow of crossings at the crossing points noted a significant decrease, comparing to the first week of the current month. The flow of persons was 356 313 crossings, lesser with 1.89 % and the traffic of transport units showed a value of 94 718 crossings, decreasing by 2.38 %.
During the period of 1 - 3 November 2016 in Vienna, Austria deputy head of the Border Police, Valentin Fiodorov, who is also co-chairman of the Joint Demarcation Committee of the state border between the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine, attended the workshop on practices of delimitation and demarcation of borders in the OSCE region.