Border guards detained smuggler who tried to take ancient icons and medals to Russia

Source : 112 Ukraine

Experts suggest that seized objects may may be of high historical and cultural value
20:03, 18 June 2016

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On the Ukrainian-Russian border, law enforcement officers detained a man who tried to smuggle in the neighboring state ancient icons and medals. It is reported by the press service of the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine.

"During the inspection of personal belongings of 20-year-old citizen of Ukraine, who followed in Russia on foot, the law enforcers in a bag among other things found 9 vintage icons and 11 awards of the USSR, including 2 Orders of the Patriotic War, the medal" For Military Merit "," For valiant labor during the Great Patriotic war of 1941-1945 "," For Victory over Germany in the Great Patriotic war of 1941-1945 "and others." - the report says.

Государственная пограничная служба

Государственная пограничная служба

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