According to RIA Novosti, with reference to a representative of the FSB border control in the Primorsky Territory, during the inspection of the vessels, the North Korean fishermen showed no resistance.
The detainees were delivered to the port of Nakhodka. Ships are currently in the roadstead.
Illegal catch in the form of more than 30 thousand squids, as well as prohibited fishing gear, were seized.
It was previously reported that North Korean poachers attacked Russian border guards in the Sea of Japan. As a result of injuries of varying severity received three soldiers. After that, FSB officers detained more than 80 DPRK citizens and two fishing schooners.