Acting on intelligence information, the employees of Border Police Sector "Valea Mare" of the Western Regional Directorate countered an attempted illegal crossing over the River Prut, of 115 thousand cigarettes. The amount of cigarettes was raised to confiscation, and the investigations continue to identify all persons involved in smuggling.
Regarding the mutual prohibitions on operation the direct flights between Ukraine and Russia by airlines companies of both countries, we would like to warn foreign citizens who are traveling by road transport from Ukraine to Moldova through border crossings located on the Transnistrian segment for continuation of the journey in Russia ( and other destinations) from Chisinau International Airport.
On 24 October this year, following certain special measures of investigation initiated on a criminal case pursuant to Articles 27, 248 paragraph 5 Criminal Code by the officers of the Unit of Special Investigations and Risk Analysis of the Eastern Regional Directorate, jointly with officers of criminal investigation of the Department of Border Police, were performed a number of raids on the homes of two residents of Tocuz village, Causeni district.
The specialists from the Directorate Documents Expertise and Eastern Regional Directorate undertook a working visit in Odessa, Ukraine. The visit was organized in the context of achieving and implementing the provisions of the Cooperation Plan for 2015, which provides the development and strengthening of the cooperation in the field of documents' expertise between the institutions of the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine.