Russian President Vladimir Putin has congratulated his Georgian counterpart on the 10th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Russia and Georgia.
According to Putin's press service, the Russian leader has stressed the importance of joining efforts to retaliate against international terrorism.
"It is important that the joint effort of Russian and Georgian law-enforcing authorities has concrete results and helps neutralize bandits and their accomplices," reads the president's message.
According to Russian officials, the detainees are employees of the private security company who were on their way to Latin America via Minsk and Istanbul. Lukashenko calls Russian officials liars