Detained in Ukraine Russian military are waiting for the decision of the court, which will look at the circumstances of the illegal crossing of the border, said on the last working day of the week at a press conference official authorized the administration of the President of Ukraine on the issues of special operations Andrei Lysenko.
first, the state border Service of Ukraine said that detained 2 Russian troops During random crossing in the Luhansk region borders with Ukraine. In the internal troops of the interior Ministry confirmed the detention. The head of the press service of the MIA of Russia Vasily Panchenkov said that the Soldiers were on the other side of the border " unintentionally, without malice and without weapons, not even knowing that you were abroad." A source in the Ukrainian law enforcement bodies said a Russian soldier sent home after paying an administrative fine.
"now they expect a court decision that will see the fact of illegal crossing of the state border of Ukraine ", - said Lysenko.
first of Panchenkov explained, speaking about the details of what happened that a group of soldiers of internal troops followed the train Moscow - Vladikavkaz on charges at a training center in the Krasnodar region. On the way to Chertkovo station, which is located exactly on the border of Russia with the Ukrainian settlement of the Cretaceous, two soldiers got out of the car.
according to his statement, the boundary in this location runs along the railroad, two stations, Russian and Ukrainian, are located opposite each other. He explained that " without seeing any obvious boundary markers, (military - ed.) turned towards the Ukrainian train station and ended up in Ukraine ".
Panchenkov said that Ukrainian border guards in practice immediately at the platform the soldiers stopped to check documents, " and at the time of sending the convoys not released ".