Travelers from Moscow tried to import cigarettes to Europe and got caught


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Two travelers from Moscow was detained at Frankfurt airport. On Friday, July 12, according to Bild.

Men 38 and 39 years, who arrived in Germany from Russia, detained by members of the Frankfurt customs for attempting to illegally smuggle 60 thousand cigarettes for a total amount of 13 thousand euros. The smugglers Packed the cigarettes in two suitcases. Authorities seized illegal provedennyi product. Criminal case is brought.

Representatives of the Frankfurt customs stated that such cases are not uncommon. In 2018, the German authorities identified 50 cases of tobacco smuggling and seized 1.3 million cigarettes.

At the end of may it was reported that a resident of Canada Hippolyte Bodunova ordered to pay a fine of 15 thousand canadian dollars (about 725 thousand) for attempting to export from Moscow to Toronto 4788 leeches. The incident happened on October 17 last year, but the court ruled just now. Bodunov, residing in the city of Niagara falls, Ontario, was arrested at the Toronto airport after his dog during the search found leeches in his bag.

Video, photo All from Russia.


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