Putin venerates St Nicholas's relics in Cathedral of the SaviorSociety & Culture May 24, 21:53
Putin points out Russia’s good relations with EgyptRussian Politics & Diplomacy May 24, 21:30
Ukraine names conditions for Minsk accords' political part implementationWorld May 24, 20:44
Blaze-stricken Siberian areas expecting downpours that may quash firesSociety & Culture May 24, 19:45
Contact Group on Ukraine proposes more areas of disengagementWorld May 24, 19:39
Russian Emergencies Ministry says over 70 homes burn down in SiberiaSociety & Culture May 24, 18:49
International Chekhov Theater festival opens its doors for 13th time in MoscowSociety & Culture May 24, 18:44
Putin decorates commandoes for two-day face-to-face clash with militants in SyriaRussian Politics & Diplomacy May 24, 18:31
Experts say rising military spending to push Europe to reconsider NATO’s roleRussian Politics & Diplomacy May 24, 17:56
ANKARA, January 21. /ITAR-TASS/. Turkish border guards detained two Russian nationals who had crossed into Turkey from Syria, the Turkish General Staff said on Tuesday, adding that the incident took place on January 20.
According to the General Staff, the two men were walking from Syria to Turkey in the military no-go zone. They had bags in their hands. The two men were later identified as Russian nationals.
Turkish law enforcers seized a Glock handgun, seven mobile telephones, three SD cards and a hard drive from them. The two were taken to a police station in the Altinozu district.
Russian diplomats are taking efforts to verify this information.