Source Pravda.Ru

Russian borderguards detain 5 trespassers on Tajikistan's borders with Afghanistan and China

In June Russian border guards have detained five violators of Tajikistan's borders with Afghanistan and China, prevented 13 attempts at illegal violation of the border, reports on Saturday the press service of the Russian border-guard group in Tajikistan.

Over this period of time, close on 540 kilogrammes of narcotics, including 245 kilogrammes of heroin, has been seized.

During the month border guards have had nine times to enter combat clashes with armed contrabandists. Thirteen units of weapons and over 800 units of ammunitions have been seized on the Tajik-Afghan border.