|Daniil Korotkikh's father translated the letter for his son|
Message in bottle gets Russian reply 24 years on
A Russian boy has answered a message in a bottle from a German child nearly a quarter of a century after it was dropped from a ship into the Baltic.
Daniil Korotkikh, 13, spotted the beer bottle glittering on a beach in Russia's Kaliningrad region, and found a letter inside from Frank Uesbeck, 5.
"If you find this letter, please write back to me, and I will write back to you," the letter said.
Since Daniil made contact, he and Frank, now 29, have chatted online. Click HERE for more