Russian national attempted to move to Russia spare parts for military aircraft

Source : 112 Ukraine

The man was detained as he attempted to cross the border in Sumy region, northeastern Ukraine
13:19, 5 August 2016

The prosecutor’s office of Sumy region reported that the incident took place in the early hours of August, 4. ‘A Russian citizen tried to move the cargo through the border by the railway. The cargo consisted of spare parts of on-board recognition systems for Mig-29 and Su-27 fighter aircraft, and that of military helicopters Mi-8 and Mi-24’, the authority’s press service department said.

The criminal proceeding began under the respective Criminal Code’s article. If proved guilty in court, the Russian might face a fine or a jail time. 

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