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Russian customs officers detained 106 tons of scrap metals recycled nuclear submarine when I try to export to China without a license. This was reported by the press service of the Federal customs service (FCS).
Steel after cutting the hull of the submarine tried to export a private company under the guise of scrap. As noted in the Department, for the export of metals by melting and subsequent forging can be reused when you create military equipment, requires a license of the Federal service for military-technical cooperation of Russia.
It was found that the scrap metal from the submarines was purchased at the shipyard facility in the auction. Director of the company participated in it, using the license of another company. It is issued by specialized state organizations have received the right to foreign trade activity with products of a special category.
Against the head of the exporting company criminal case under article 226.1 of the criminal code (Smuggling of military equipment).
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