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MOSCOW, October 11 (Itar-Tass) - The note, which was passed by the Netherlands’ Ambassador to the Russian Foreign Ministry, contains the finding the Vienna Convention diplomatic relations provisions had been violated over detention and arrest of Russian diplomat Dmitry Borodin, Russia’s foreign ministry reported on Friday.
“It (the note) confirms the arrest and detention of the Russian diplomat, enjoying personal diplomatic immunity, is a violation of the Kingdom of the Netherlands of its obligations under provisions of the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations of 1961. In this regard, the Netherlands offers its apologises to the Russian Federation,” the foreign ministry said.