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MOSCOW, June 6. /Offset. TASS Veronica sovetova/. Special attention during the confederations Cup football in 2017 will be paid to the protection of airports, train stations and other transport facilities. This at a press conference in TASS said the first Deputy head of security of major international and mass sports actions of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Russia Anton Gusev.

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“The main burden will fall on the garrisons of the cities that will host matches. In addition, we recruit police from other regions of the Russian Federation. Special attention will be paid to the protection of transportation hubs – airports, train stations, other transportation facilities,” – said Gusev.

“In preparation for the confederations Cup, we have generalized the experience of the Olympic games, Universiade, world and European Championships in football . Was analyzed as positive aspects and disadvantages. We make every effort to run the tournament in a safe and comfortable environment,” he said.

May 9, 2017, was signed the decree of the President of the Russian Federation №202 “On peculiarities of applying enhanced security measures during the in the Russian Federation FIFA world Cup FIFA 2018 and FIFA confederations Cup 2017”.

The matches of the confederations Cup will be held from 17 June to 2 July in Moscow, St.-Petersburg, Kazan and Sochi.