The foreign Ministry of the Russian Federation: family members living in the transit area Sheremetyeva, are not citizens of Syria


MOSCOW, October 29. Members of the family, which has about five weeks living in the transit area of Sheremetyevo, are not citizens of Syria. This was stated by the official representative of the Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova.

“These people are not citizens of Syria,’ she said. – They apparently really want to marry Syrian citizens”. According to her, they “came with forged documents”.

“After clarification of the situation with them, it became clear that there were used false documents, – the diplomat noted. – To understand this, to understand who they are, citizens of which country, it took a while… They are most likely from Iraq, but this information requires validation”.

“It is about the forgery of documents, no politics here, – said Zakharov. – All relevant information on the Syrian citizens in the territory of Russia is on the site of the FMS”. According to her, in Russia since September profits from 7.5 to 8 thousand Syrians.

Earlier, the President’s press Secretary Dmitry Peskov said that the refugee family runs the migration service.