Border guards found cigarettes in three gondolas following to the EU (PHOTOS)
Yesterday, border guards of the department "Salovka" together with representatives of the customs office prevented the attempts of illegal transportation of cigarettes from Ukraine to the EU.
During the control of a freight train, en route "Batyevo-Epereshky" through the checkpoint "Salovka" to Hungary, inspectors found foreign objects under iron ore in three gondolas. It was found later that under the bulk cargo, there were 3,500 packs of Belarusian cigarettes "FEST" in cardboard boxes, which were wrapped in polyethylene. The tobacco products were confiscated according to the law. The total value is currently being established.
Recall the during the last week, at checkpoints of the Chop detachment, tobacco products in freight trains were found in four cases. Overall, 9,000 packs of cigarettes have been seized.