Latvia built a 93-mile fence.On the Latvian-Russian border, construction work completed on the construction of the 93 km-long barbed wire fence, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to RBC.
Note that it is planned to strengthen and upgrade 282,6 km of the Latvian-Russian border. Total construction costs will amount to 21, of 2 million euros.
The publication writes that in areas where is already installed a new barbed wire fence, significantly decreased the number of violations. In this regard, a decision was made to build another 100 similar barriers. It will also need another € 5.6 million.
We will remind, the President of Latvia Raimonds Vejonis stated that Europe should be United and vigilant because of the aggressive policy of Russia, which it showcases in 2014 for “achieving the geopolitical goals”.
We will note, in December last year, near the Latvian border, the armed forces of Latvia recorded the intelligence ship of the Russian Federation and on the same day, patrol aircraft, NATO recorded a Russian reconnaissance aircraft near Lithuania.