16 Feb 2024 15:09

Polish farmers block truck traffic on approach to Korczowa checkpoint - Ukrainian State Border Service

MOSCOW. Feb 16 (Interfax) - Truck traffic has been blocked at the Krakovets-Korczowa checkpoint on the Ukrainian-Polish border, Ukrainian media reported, citing the Ukrainian State Border Service as saying on social media.

"According to information from Polish border guards, Polish farmers started blocking the truck traffic today around 11:10 a.m. on the territory of Poland on the highway in front of the Korczowa checkpoint, adjacent to the Ukraine's Krakovets. In this regard, the traffic may be complicated both from and into Poland," the statement said.

As Ukrainian border guards said, about 1,730 trucks are waiting to enter Ukraine from Poland.

"Obstruction of the traffic of buses and passenger cars is not expected," it said.