In connection with the military situation the Kiev authorities decided to prevent border crossings by foreigners, especially, this applies to citizens of the Russian Federation.
Ukraine bans Russian men aged 16 to 60 years of the entry into the country, citing “aggression” from Moscow. During a meeting with Petro Poroshenko, the head of the border service Peter Cigital reported on the measures taken. Russian media reacted to the decision of the Kiev authorities new publications. Some publications with irony show a picture of defense Minister Sergei Shoigu, who is 63 years old. It turns out that Russian military leader can easily cross the border with Ukraine, as the law it is not forbidden.
Experts in the field of economy refused to comment on the measures, but asked the question to Poroshenko and his supporters, what will happen if Russia will ban the entry of Ukrainian men under the age of 60 years on the territory of Russia. Kiev has imposed restrictions after the Declaration of martial law because of the conflict in the Black sea. Moscow considers the incident a provocation from the Ukrainian side – it openly declares the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation.