: / In Kyrgyzstan / Society

Kyrgyzstan Review, 10 years ago

[04.09.2OO2] Separate Border Guard Service To Be Formed In Kyrgyzstan

The presidential press service announced on 4 September that President Askar Akayev signed a special decree on forming the border guard service of the country starting 1 October. Before, the special departments in the Defense Ministry and the National Security Service guarded the state borders. The government should prepare the regulations of the new service in a month.
RFE/RL Kyrgyz News, September 4, 2002

More on the issue: