Azerbaijan detains 2 foreigners with fake documents


Azerbaijan’s State Border Service (SBS) successfully continues measures in border security.


Azerbaijani border guards have detained two foreigners over an attempt to illegally cross the state border using fake documents.


In a course of a check-in of the Baku-Doha flight on June 17, it was revealed that a Japanese visa presented by Pakistani citizen Ali Shah (born in 1991) turned out to be counterfeit after being examined.


Italian citizen Yousif Ibrahim John’s passport (born in 1985), who arrived to Azerbaijan on the Baghdad-Baku flight on June 19, was determined to also being fake. The mentioned individual was revealed to be Iranian citizen Hayder Hashim Ibrahim (born in 1983).


Necessary operational and investigative measures are underway with respect to the detainees.