In 2019, Armenian border guards prevented 152 attempts to violate the border regime
ArmInfo. In 2019, the Armenian border guards prevented 178 attempts to violate the border regime. 152 of them were taken at checkpoints, another 26 - outside the checkpoint.
According to the press service of the National Security Service of the Republic of Armenia, as a result of the implementation by the Border Troops of the National Security Service of military-service and operational-service measures, 2 cases of transporting drugs through the state border of the Republic of Armenia were prevented. As a result, 4 RA citizens were arrested and 6.5 kg of narcotic drugs were seized. In 2019, at the state border, 2171 wanted citizens were detected and transferred to the Police of RA.