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400 heavy trucks wait in line at Ak-Tilek checkpoint

400 heavy trucks have accumulated at Ak-Tilek checkpoint, only 76 of them have crossed the border for a day. The State Border Service informed 24.kg news agency.

According to the Border Service, there are 184 trucks at Chon-Kapka-Avtodorozhny checkpoint. 175 heavy trucks have crossed the border.

The service added that there are no queues of citizens and trucks at Akzhol-Avtodorozhny and Chaldybar-Avtodorozhny checkpoints.

Earlier, the president Almazbek Atambayev promised not to leave the drivers of heavy trucks alone and allocated a million soms for their meals.

The situation on the Kyrgyz-Kazakh border became complicated on October 10. Kazakhstan has strengthened phytosanitary control.