Participation of Siim Kallas, Vice-President of the EC, at the TISPOL cross-border police operation on the roads, in Rekkem
Siim Kallas, Vice-President of the EC in charge of Transport, participated in a TISPOL cross-border police operation conducted in the motorways in France and Belgium on 21 February 2013. Police officers from 28 countries across Europe took part in a large-scale control operation in France and Belgium, which lasted five hours and was prepared by the Belgian National Traffic Police, the French National Gendarmerie, French National Police and Dutch National Traffic Police. During the operation, hundreds of cars, buses and trucks travelling across the border were stopped and checked. Police were joined by representatives of partner agencies including vehicle inspectorate, customs and revenue.
Siim Kallas, on the right, and Koen Ricour, President of TISPOL, Executive and Council ... Reference:P-022744 Date:21/02/2013
Belgian and French police officers participating in the TISPOL operation checking a car ... Reference:P-022744 Date:21/02/2013