Groisman brought together security officials for smuggling

Гройсман собрал силовиков из-за контрабанды

Authorities have declared a new war against smuggling

The Cabinet has developed a plan for combating smuggling and shadow schemes at the customs.

The government and law enforcement agencies have developed a plan of action aimed at an effective fight against smuggling and shadow schemes on customs. This was stated by Prime Minister Vladimir Groisman after meeting with security officials on Monday, June 18, according to Government portal.

“Today held a General meeting with the attorney General and Minister of internal Affairs, the leaders of NABOO and the ARS, DFS, SBU. The topic on the agenda is an effective fight against smuggling and shadow schemes on customs. Last year all of our efforts, which we sent to deregulating the work of customs gave additional budget of 70 billion UAH. Convinced that tens of billions more in the pockets of shadow businesses – those involved in the schemes, the roof of the smuggling. Understand that there are walking the big fish that need to be caught and put things in order,” – said Groisman.

The Prime Minister assured that the entire power unit has demonstrated “a full commitment to the fight against smuggling”, because the existence of such phenomena affect the economy, destroys the industry.

“Our Association will allow us to severely punish all those involved in smuggling. We will destroy the shadow scheme and attract every hryvnia in the budget. We have a plan ready. We present it. But I warn you all now: beware and start to serve the state. Each hryvnia should be in the budget. It is fundamentally important to me as Prime Minister, and to all the participants in this coordination meeting,” – said Groisman.

We will remind, earlier in the Transcarpathian region near the border guards were attacked by smugglers threw stones at them. Prior to that, in Transcarpathia, unknown stole a border guard. He was taken to the trunk of a car to the river Bank, which demanded “not to meddle where you do not need.”


News from the Telegram. Subscribe to our channel