• New Biometric Process to Delay Border Crossings
  • January 24, 2018
  • The situation

    The Ukrainian State Border Service of Ukraine has introduced a biometric control system at all border checkpoints for all foreign nationals as part of a wider effort to increase security efforts.

    • System details. The biometric control system requires all foreign nationals to submit their fingerprints at the border.
    • Impact. The extra step may delay the entry process.
    • Biometric passport holders. Those with biometric passports may be subject to a faster screening process.