The Georgian-South-Ossetian border. Photo © Sputnik / Natalya Ayriyan

11 July 2018, 23:06

Georgian citizen fined after detention at South-Ossetian border

In South Ossetia, the court fined a woman from Rustavi for violating the border, and she was deported to Georgia.

According to the KGB of South Ossetia, on July 10, 40-year-old Inga Lukkhutashvili was detained by border guards near the village of Balta in the Znaur District.

The decision to fine the citizen of Georgia was pronounced by the Court of the Leningor District, the agency reported on Facebook.

The "Caucasian Knot" has reported that on July 6, Paata Arakelov, a resident of the Georgian village of Archisi, was detained on the Georgian-South-Ossetian border.

Georgia treats South Ossetia and Abkhazia as its territories occupied by Russia.

This article was originally published on the Russian page of 24/7 Internet agency ‘Caucasian Knot’ on July 11, 2018 at 07:24 pm MSK. To access the full text of the article, click here.

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