CAT Erinevate: Nikolai Sokolov / RIA Novosti
Two Russians detained in the North of the breakaway Republic of Kosovo “for illegal crossing of the border” reports with reference to the Kosovo police RIA Novosti.
“Two citizens of Russia — Igor Krasikov Krasikov and Marina — on vehicle with Montenegrin rooms tried Monday to enter through the checkpoint Arena in the North of Kosovo, but due to the lack of visas was not missed. Then they entered an alternate route, through the village of Serpil, where he was arrested by a police patrol”, — quotes Agency the statement of the police.
It is known that Krasikova will stay under arrest more than 24 hours. After that, they will be fined and expelled from the territory of the unrecognized state. Authorities also arrested a car owned by the firm on rental cars in Montenegrin Budva.
May 28, 2019 in Kosovo severely detained a Russian employee of the UN mission Michael Krasnoshchekova. During the arrest the man suffered multiple fractures of the skull and severe psychological trauma. Some days it was not allowed to take out from the territory of the Republic for treatment in Serbian Belgrade.
Kosovo declared independence from Serbia in 2008. Russia, China, Israel, Iran, Spain, Greece and several other countries refused to admit it. Serbia is the Autonomous province of Kosovo and Metohija, what is the region in the Constitution, part of its territory. For entry into its territory of Kosovo authorities require a Schengen visa or a special “Kosovo visa” which is issued in countries that recognize the Republic’s independence.
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