Speaker of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov said that operation on blocking of the Ukrainian-Russian border is almost completed.

Operation on blocking of border is almost completed – Turchynov/REUTERS

According to an UNIAN correspondent, the Speaker said this at the sitting of the parliament.

“The Defense Ministry informs that our subdivision units of the Armed Forces came to Izvarino settlement and in this way they almost complete an operation on blocking the border”, - said Turchynov.