On 27 December, in a handover ceremony in Dushanbe, the Office donated equipment for the advanced authentication and verification of passports to the Border Troops of the State Committee for National Security SCNS. The equipment will be used at Khujand International Airport. The donation strengthens the Border Troops’ capacity in identifying forged and counterfeit travel documents. In addition, a set of desktop computers, notebook computers and laser printers were handed over. The State Customs Service received dosimeters for radiation awareness. The technical assistance supports the training activities of 2016 aimed at increasing and strengthening professional capacities of the border law enforcement agencies.