Turkey refused to the correspondent of “RIA Novosti” at the entrance to Istanbul

The Sabiha Gokcen airport in Istanbul

As reported by “RIA Novosti”, its correspondent Dmitry Vinogradov was denied entry to Turkey. As explained to the journalist, the guards at the Istanbul airport Sabiha Gokcen, his name included in the list of persons banned from entering the country. In this document, which was shown by Vinogradov, nor the reason he ended up in this list.

The Agency claims that the employees were extremely polite and provided him with hot meals. He was sent to a room for temporary detention. According to the Turkish guards, on the morning of Thursday Vinogradov will be sent to Moscow.

The decision against the journalist of the Agency “RIA Novosti” occurred against the backdrop of the resumption of contacts between the presidents of the two countries. 29 Jun Recep Tayyip Erdogan held a telephone conversation with Vladimir Putin, then the Russian head of state announced the removal of administrative restrictions, including the issue of tourism.