Decree No. 433 of 4 September 2014

    On 4 September Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko signed Decree No. 433 “Amendments to Belarus President Decree No. 125 of 9 March 2009”. The new decree introduces border territory rules in the political units of Belarus, which are adjacent to the state border between the Republic of Belarus and the Russian Federation.

    The decree will enable conditions for the border service to carry out its functions in these areas and to organize proper interaction with the border service of Russia for the sake of detecting and suppressing illegal transit migration, drugs trafficking, and the smuggling of material assets across the border.