Border service officers of the Federal Security Service of the Russian Federation have arrested a man in an attempt to cross the Armenian Turkish border.
The borderguards spotted the man crossing the Araks River at the border between Armenia and Turkey. The trespasser was arrested after a failed attempt to hide on the territory of Armenia.
During the interrogation, the border intruder explained that he was a citizen of Pakistan and was aiming to reach an EU member state. He had a Pakistani passport and a mobile phone.
Investigation into the circumstances of the incident is under way.