Border guard unit obtained international technical assistance from the Kingdom of NorwayBACK
The State Border Guard Service of Ukraine continuous measures of detection and prevention the attempts of illegal transferring of radioactive substances and nuclear materials.
In the framework of international technical assistance the representatives of Norway government transferred the equipment for detection of nuclear materials and radioactive substances to Zhytomyr Border Guard Detachment.
The representatives of Norwegian embassy and international organizations, and the representatives of the State Border Guard Service took part in the meeting.
In general, border guards obtained technical equipment such as dosimeters, spectrometers, protective suits and gas masks. Total estimate of the equipment is more than 6.5 million of UAH.
This equipment allows border guards to inspect persons, goods and vehicles for detection of illegal materials.