Also Zemessardze can support the MPO in the investigation of persons suspected in illegal crossing of the state border, informs LETA.

For its part, the MPO will train civil guards involved in providing assistance at the border and wanted violators.

Earlier, the Minister of defense Raimonds Bergmanis said that despite the fact that at the moment Latvia is not considering the resumption of compulsory military service by conscription, and rely on the professional service soldiers and national guard, to discuss the topic of power can still come.

According to him, an essential complement to the defense of Latvia if attacked is the presence here of the military of other countries-members of NATO. For this, he explained, building a new military ground in Aluksne. At the moment the teachings of Latvia and NATO on the ādaži landfill so active that already needs new premises to provide the army the opportunity to train.