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The Russian Consulate General in Houston (Texas, USA) revealed the name of the Russian who was shot by American border guard in Arizona. It is reported by RIA Novosti.
Victim was a 37-year-old Yevhen Glushchenko.
Earlier it was reported that the Consulate General of the Russian Federation is trying to access the Russian. Diplomats learned that the victim is in hospital in a suburb of Phoenix, city of Goodyear. They contacted the local police to get to Glushchenko through diplomatic channels.
The Russians suffered gunshot wound on the border of USA and Mexico. The guard shot the man after he allegedly tried to illegally cross the border. Now his condition is satisfactory, his life is not in danger. What was the cause of the conflict, is not known.
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