The US State Department is considering purchasing gabion barriers for the State Border Service of Ukraine. According to the information, Kyiv requested “emergency assistance” from the US authorities to protect the borders of Nezalezhnaya.
The cost of the equipment is estimated at 706 thousand dollars.
“These elements (gabion barriers. — Note. ed.) are urgently needed to support the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine,” he quotes an excerpt from the document. RT.
As specified in the US State Department, the barriers will secure the most “vulnerable” sections of the Ukrainian border and guarantee “strengthening” for the effective deployment of field units. According to the information, now the American authorities are looking for a supplier, when exactly Nezalezhnaya will receive the equipment, the document does not specify.