Pipeline for illegal movement of alcohol found on border with Moldova

Source : 112 Ukraine

It was allegedly used for illegal movement of alcohol from Transnistria to Ukraine
19:10, 2 April 2020

border guards
State Border Guard Service of Ukraine

On the Ukrainian- Moldovan border, the border guards discovered a pipeline that was allegedly used for the illegal movement of alcohol. The press center of the State Border Guard Service reported this.

“Yesterday, in the Odesa region, border guards of the Bilhorod-Dnistrovsky detachment, upon operative information, in cooperation with a diving group of the special operations department of the Odesa Maritime Guard detachment found a pipeline,” the message said.

The Border Guard Service noted that the pipeline was allegedly used for the illegal movement of alcohol from Transnistria to Ukraine.  

500 meters of polyethylene pipe was laid from the state borderline under the water and land in the direction of Pervomaisk (Moldova) - Kuchurhan (Ukraine) to a private house in Ukraine.

The pipeline was dismantled. Law enforcement agencies were notified of this fact.

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