In Krasnodar Krai the sailor from Syria fined for a fake passport

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Mangalapura in fotobanka citizen of Russia. Archival photoIn Krasnodar Krai the sailor from Syria fined for a fake passport© RIA Novosti / Alexei Mangalapura the image Bank

Citizen of the Syrian Arab Republic, arrived in sea border checkpoint «Kavkaz» in the Maltese ship and tried to go across the border on a false passport, fined, the press service of border Department (PU) of the FSB of Russia in Krasnodar region.

«Citizen of the Syrian Arab Republic arrived in sea border checkpoint «Kavkaz» on the ship under the Maltese flag, composed of member sudocommand. At passport control 43-year-old alien showed the passport of the seaman. The document caused suspicion from Federal security officers. During check it was established that the document has signs of partial forgery, namely, completely replaced the page with the setup data of the person», — stated in the message Department.

As explained by the seafarer, the validity of his previous passport expires in a couple of months, in order to avoid this problem, the man asked a family member to a new document and pass it. But, it turned out that at home the document was forged, and that was discovered by the staff of the regional border guard, informs a press-service.

«For violation of the state border, foreigners were brought to administrative responsibility in the form of a large fine. Through border of the Russian Federation, the man was not skipped», — specified in the message.