Klimkin promised quick insights for the investigation of diplomats, smugglers

Климкин пообещал быстрые выводы по расследованию дела дипломатов-контрабандистов

The investigation of all circumstances on the fact of attempt to illegally export from Ukraine is almost 60 thousand packs of cigarettes under the guise of diplomatic cargo will be conducted as soon as possible. The head of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin said this during communication with the press in Brussels, which was broadcast channel “112 Ukraine”.

“We immediately said that there must be complete access of law enforcement bodies from the very beginning. The husband of our Consul, which works in Bratislava. Now an investigation has begun, we will promote. We need to understand that you are not involved in the Embassy staff for this. Of course, the conclusions will be very fast. Vadim Pristayko said yesterday about the conclusions you will hear. Our position is very clear – not just zero tolerance, and we will deal with such cases. This is not a representative of the diplomatic service, but it is a family member of a representative of the diplomatic service”, – said Klimkin.

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Earlier, the Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Vadim pristayko said that against the diplomat will be taken if it is proved the involvement of the employee to the smuggling of cigarettes.

We will remind, in the Transcarpathian region. diplomats tried to export from Ukraine is almost 60 thousand packs of cigarettes. As it turned out, the car that was carrying the contraband, belongs to the Ukrainian Embassy in Slovakia. Behind the wheel was a resident of Kiev Sergey Lisishin, who is the husband of the first Secretary of the Embassy of Ukraine in Slovakia.

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