VLADIVOSTOK, September 26 (Itar-Tass) — Three North Korean citizens accused of attacking Russian border guards in the Far East were arrested on Monday.
The incident occurred in the Peter the Great Gulf in Russia’s territorial waters on September 19, a senior aide to the investigative department chief in the Primorsky Territory, Avrora Rimskaya, told Itar-Tass.
Border guards on the "Primorye" patrol ship detained North Korean fishermen who were illegally fishing calamari. While being detained they offered resistance and beat two members of the "Primorye" crew.
The North Korean citizens were taken into custody.
The investigation is going on.