Three citizens of Kazakhstan were detained when trying to illegally cross the state border of Kyrgyzstan in Chui region. Press center of the State Committee for National Security of Kyrgyzstan reported.
According to the committee, they tried to enter Kyrgyzstan from the territory of Kazakhstan outside the checkpoint. The detainees were handed over to the State Committee for National Security for pre-trial proceedings.
It is specified that since the beginning of 2019, more than 25 foreign citizens who tried to illegally cross the state border of the Kyrgyz Republic have been identified and detained, despite the fact that they were forbidden to leave neighboring countries.
It is noted that work on the implementation of the second phase of the Single System for External Migration Accounting, which will allow to strengthen control, is planned.