July 2018 the administrative border with the Crimea in both directions was crossed by about 350 thousand people. About it reports a press-service of the Ministry of the temporarily occupied territories and internally displaced persons in Facebook.
“In July 2018 administrative border in the Kherson region in both directions was crossed by 349 thousand 528 and 53 276 thousand vehicles. Compared with June, the number of intersections is increased by 35.76%,” – said in the message.
So, the checkpoint “Chongar” in the direction of Ukraine crossed 83 832 thousand and 14 thousand 450 vehicles. Back – 90 thousand 977 people and 14 thousand 745 vehicles.
Through the checkpoint “Kalanchak” on the controlled territory of Ukraine, profits 486 69 thousand people and 6 thousand 950 vehicles. Back – 75 333 thousand people and 7 thousand 505 cars.
Checkpoint “Chaplynka” crossed into Ukraine 14 thousand and 6 people and 4 580 thousand units of transport. Back – 15 894 thousand people and 5 thousand and 45 units of the car.
“Ukrainian citizens living in the temporarily occupied territories, go to a controlled area for visiting families, the purchase of necessary goods and services, as well as paperwork. The Ministry of the temporarily occupied territories and internally displaced persons of Ukraine is actively working to improve the convenience and speed of crossing KPVV citizens for circumstances beyond their control, residing on the temporarily occupied territory”, – concluded the press service.
Earlier it was reported that since the beginning of 2018 Ukrainians crossed the administrative border with the occupied Crimea 519 thousand times.