76 cases of smuggling goods at Ukraine-Romania border prevented since early 2016

Source : 112 Ukraine

This section of the border features one of largest volumes of illegal trafficking in Eastern Europe, - State Border Guard’s press secretary
15:12, 24 March 2016

Several criminal gangs stationed in the neighboring regions of Ukraine and Romania actively use technical means and locals to smuggle goods through the border, said State Border Guard’s press secretary Oleg Slobodyan. According to him, since the year started, border guards have prevented 76 cases of illegal trafficking of goods totally worth of USD 200 thousand. Another 30,000 dollars in cash were seized from the smugglers.

“Servicemen of Ukraine’s Border Guard seized almost 157 thousand packs of cigarettes and 24 vehicles that were considered as means used for illegal trafficking”, Slobodyan said. 

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