Sino-Russian border guards along the border river ice road for the first joint patrol (Figure)
Russian border guards in the snow in the joint patrols. Sun Pengshe
WASHINGTON correspondent Guojian Yue, high Pengfei correspondent reports: January 25 to 26, the first Sino-Russian border guards along the border river of ice in eastern Inner Mongolia, said joint patrols the border river of Ergun concluded. According to the Military Commander HL Hulunbeir introduced, the joint patrols, not only enhanced China-Russia boundary representation of mutual trust and understanding between, and also to create a harmonious and stable Sino-Russian border common border lay a more solid foundation .
1 月 25 日 上午 8 30 pm, eastern Inner Mongolia, the temperature is -30 ℃ Daxinganling mountains around. Sino-Russian border guards along the border river ice road first joint patrol planned schedule by mutual agreement. Representative personnel in the border both sides after meeting the two sides are held a short meeting on the possible difficulties in the way patrol and related approaches have consultations clear.
patrol officers from the Chinese territory into Ergun boundary rivers, and along the China-Russia boundary marker 111 north road, 26 No. 124 arrived at the end of landmark locations, patrol road length of 200 km. The two sides agreed to joint patrols of the task is to check the pipe joint order, check the border signs and post condolences to the officers and men on duty.
boundary rivers along the Sino-Russian border posts are sent within the pipe sections in their respective men participated in the joint patrols, patrols in the form of travel, the cavalry and the use of motorized sleds. According to the Chinese border on behalf of, the head of a border regiment Han Hongwei introduced last winter in the border river patrol Ergun is very dangerous, commonly known as “break the ice”, hidden under the Warm Springs River and Sewer, the moving patrol car slightly risk occurs inadvertently, in the past Russia has soldiers in the patrol had killed. After the proposal by the Russian side, the two sides’ joint construction of ice roads safe. ” 8 years, every winter in the Ergun boundary river between the two countries border patrol, a patrol road are used together, effectively avoiding the risk, to ensure both the safety duty.
learned that this year Russia will in the summer of Ergun border river for water along the joint patrol by boat, and specifically to combat border smuggling and illegal operations in border areas to hold a joint exercise to ensure peace in border areas stability and prosperity.