The State Border Guard
Service of Ukraine adopted a decision to introduce an experiment following an
example of forming the new Ukrainian national police. Prime Minister of Ukraine
Arseniy Yatsenyuk announced on Thursday during his trip to the Boryspil airport he made to get familiarized with the
Strategy of reforming the border agency.
"In a number of
Ukrainian airports at the first stage, we provide training and hire new staff
of the State Border Service, wearing a new uniform, having a high salary, but
those who require advanced knowledge, advanced training, and, what is of topmost
importance, they will treat differently the citizens of our country", stressed
The Prime Minister
was demonstrated the stages of upgrading the State Border Guard Service bodies and subdivisions under the project, as
well as new uniform for the border guards.
Implementation of the
new project, which has the slogan: "Serve, Protect, Help" will afford
to overcome corruption among the staff and to enhance public confidence in the State
The initiative is triggered
in two airports: the Zhuliany and the Gostomel. "And we should seek funds for the Boryspil, as it is now the core hub with the largest passenger
traffic", stressed the Head of Government.
Arseniy Yatsenyuk expressed hope
that "this system will spread throughout entire Ukraine".