The Russian Embassy in Belarus has joined to resolve the situation with the detainees in Minsk Russian journalists, said the official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova.

“the Russian Embassy in the Republic of Belarus joined the settlement of the situation in connection with the detention of journalists “Rain” in Minsk and is in contact with the Belarusian side,” — she told reporters, her words leads RIA Novosti.

Place of journalists is established, said Zakharov.

In her words, “the cause of the incident — lack of accreditation.”

Earlier it was reported that journalists of the TV channel “Rain” detained in Belarus. According to the chief editor of the TV channel Tikhon Dzyadko, communication with them yet.

It was noted that we are talking about the correspondents Vladimir Romensky and Vasily Polonsky, as well as the operator Nikolai Antipov.