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International drug syndicates are increasingly trying to recruit Russians and make them drug couriers. In a warning posted by the consular Department of the MFA of Russia, drew the attention of the TASS.
According to the statement, the attackers used a number of different schemes, including blackmail and intimidation, are often used social networks or instant messengers. This is done to recruit or blindly use the Russians. While the most common tactic of dealers is to ask a woman in another country a bag or suitcase, which may even seem empty.
The Ministry indicates that the most dangerous direction according to the frequency of attempts to exploit the Russians — is the delivery of drugs from South America to Southeast Asia. Russians asked to comply with the laws and to exercise a healthy caution, in particular, agree to carry their stuff.
The foreign Ministry also reminded that in many countries in the Middle East and Southeast Asia and in China for drug-related crimes can receive a sentence up to life imprisonment or the death penalty.
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