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.