In Glukhov district, Sumy region last night, border guards prevented an attempt of illegal export on the territory of Russia tobacco for hookah. About it reported in state frontier service.
In particular, near the state border have been identified car without a driver and license plates. Near it I found 5 cartons tobacco for hookah.
“Besides, the guards found signs of preparation for illegal movement of identical goods from the territory of Russia to Ukraine. So, near the state border on the territory of the Russian Federation border patrol watched the car “UAZ” loaded like cardboard boxes that are found on the Ukrainian territory”, – stated in the message.
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The vehicle together with the cargo was delivered to border subdivision for transfer to employees of fiscal service.
Proceed quickly-investigative actions for establishment of persons who may be involved in illegal activities.
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