26 ianuarie 2022

Poland starts construction of €350 million border fence with Belarus Poland starts construction of €350 million border fence with Belarus | Euronews Euronews Euronews euronews_icons_loading Loading

euronews.com

Poland on Tuesday started the construction of a fence along its border with Belarus to block the entry of illegal migrants. The fence will be five and a half metres high, measure 186 kilometres and cost €350 million to build, the Polish Border Guard agency has announced. Poland and Belarus share a 418 km border. A border guard spokeswoman, Captain Krystyna Jakimik-Jarosz, declined to specify the location of the construction sites, arguing that "the Belarusian services are just waiting for this [...]