Two servicemen of the internal troops of the interior Ministry, on the eve of the accident if they have crossed the border with Ukraine, now transferred to the Russian border after the court hearing in respect of an administrative offence, reports TASS on Friday, November 27, with reference to the head of the press service of the MIA of Russia Vasily Panchenkov.
According to him, these military personnel on the train were heading for a training camp in the mountain training center in the Krasnodar region. Before when you stop the composition at the station “Chertkovo” they got out of the car and in connection with poorly visible border signs happened to be on the territory of Ukraine near the settlement Cretaceous (Luhansk region).
“The soldiers had inadvertently crossed the border, were unarmed and did not know that they are in the zone of the adjacent state. Above them on the day of the trial, they received a court ruling on an administrative offence in connection with the border crossing, they now transferred to the Russian border,” – said Panchenkov.
We will remind, it not the first case when the Russian military detained in Ukraine. The most notorious was the detention of Alexander Alexander and Evgeny Erofeev, accused of aggressive war against Ukraine. The Russian defense Ministry refused to recognize both active military personnel. The trial began in November.