Polish nationals cross border to take pictures near Belarus frontier pole

Two Polish citizens were on January 31 detained by Belarusian border guards. They were charged with violating the state border.  The foreigner, stopped 40 meters from the Belarus-Poland border line, had only a digital camera on them, reports the Belapan news agency.

The detainees explained that they wanted to take pictures of themselves near a Belarusian border pole. They were later handed over to Polish border control officials.