15 Ukrainian border guards from those who had taken refuge on the night of June 22 in the Russian territory decided to stay in Russia. This information was shared with RIA Novosti by a law enforcement source in Rostov region of Russia.
The border guards explain their decision by the fear of repressions from the fighters of the “right sector” (Ukraine’s Radical Party).
On the morning of June 21 it was reported that six wounded Russian border guards gave Ukraine.
The Ukrainian-Russian border was crossed by more than 80 Ukrainian guards on the night of June 21 who had taken refuge in the territory of the neighboring state from the clashes with militias.