MINSK, 25 February. /Corr. Yury Shamshur/. Russian heavy vehicles, following on Ukrainian territory until you cross the border of Belarus and Ukraine. About it the correspondent of TASS reported the press Secretary of the State border Committee (GIC) of Belarus Alexander Tishchenko.
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“The situation has not changed, the motion in the direction of Ukraine while isn’t present”, – said the representative of the Belarusian border agencies. Tishchenko said that the Belarusian side has not yet received notification from the Ukrainian border guards about the possibility of resumption of gas transit through Ukraine freight transport, registered in the Russian Federation. “Most likely, traffic will not be, while there will be uncertainties, including the risk of blocking of the Russian machines by groups of Ukrainian citizens”, – said the official representative of the state border Committee of Belarus.
Agreement on the resumption of transit
Earlier, the government of Ukraine approved the proposal of the Ministry of infrastructure to unlock the Russian cargo transit on its territory.
Russia and Ukraine agreed on the resumption of trucking from February 25
“We are ready to return to action temporary permits from 00:00 on February 25 and return to the territory of Ukraine transit, which last 10 days was actually blocked”, – said the head of the Ministry of infrastructure Andriy Pivovarsky. He proposed to instruct the interior Ministry and the customs authorities to pay “special attention” and to implement “special control” in relation to the Russian transit. In response, Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk has promised to give “legal assignment in order to ensure the security of goods”. Brewer also said that February 20, talked on the question of renewal of the transit with members of the freight blockade, and hoped that was heard of them.
Lock Russian trucks
In the Transcarpathian region, on 11 February, a group of radical citizens announced an indefinite protest by blocking the transit of Russian trucks, which transited to the EU member States or returning from there.
Police: blocked earlier Russian trucks left the Transcarpathian region
The Ministry of transport of the Russian Federation: transit of trucks between the Russian Federation and Ukraine can be restored February 20
Kiev has determined the procedure for the return of Russian trucks through territory of Ukraine
Soon joined in nine regions of Ukraine. February 14, Russia suspended the movement of trucks on Ukrainian territory of the Russian Federation, and on February 15, the Ukrainian government officially announced the suspension of transit cargo vehicles registered in Russia. From 16 to 25 February, the countries agreed to introduce a state of “going home”, which allowed the drivers to complete the flight, returning to the country of registration.