Four Border Crossings in Bulgaria Out of Service due to Power Failure

Politics » DOMESTIC | January 4, 2016, Monday // 12:48
Bulgaria: Four Border Crossings in Bulgaria Out of Service due to Power Failure File photo, BGNES

Four Bulgarian border crossings have been temporarily shut down after electricity supply was disrupted, officials say.

The checkpoints concerned are Gyueshevo, Stanke Lisichkovo, Zlatarevo, and Kulata, in the area of Blagoevgrad, Southwestern Bulgaria.

No vehicles are being granted passage as of Monday noontime, the Bulgarian National Radio quotes border police officials as saying.

There have been no immediate reports of long queues being formed at the crossings.

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