Bulgaria-US agreement on strengthened control over border crossings to come into force – Interior Minister

An agreement between Bulgaria and the United States providing for strengthened checks on people crossing Bulgaria’s borders would enter into force within days, Interior Minister Roumyana Buchvarova said.

“With the agreement with the US, we can check very precisely what is the potential threat among everyone crossing the Bulgarian border,” Buchvarova said.

She described this as a great achievement, that would come into force very soon.

“No other European country has this possibility. This system increases the level of security,” Buchvarova said in a December 21 television interview.

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